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Graduate Research Assistant Position

Graduate Research Assistant Position

A grad Research Assistant position (remote) with Professor Nicole Starosielski (New York University). Professor Starosielski is looking for a graduate assistant from any discipline with an expertise in renewable energy to help on a project assessing the carbon...

Energy Harvesting, Internet of Things and Sustainability: A Fascinating Trio

Energy Harvesting, Internet of Things and Sustainability: A Fascinating Trio

by Lethy Krishnan Jagadamma

The energy trilemma describes the difficulty in achieving a coherent balance of clean, affordable, and secure energy. Improvements in one factor in the triangle distorts the other components. In this blog post, I explore how ‘smart technologies’, connected by the internet and powered by new ambient energy harvesting devices, can be vital to overcoming the energy trilemma and to achieving energy sustainability.

post-doctoral research associate in Just transitions

post-doctoral research associate in Just transitions

A team of interdisciplinary researchers at the University of South Carolina and the University of Tennessee is looking to hire a post-doctoral research associate to work primarily on a project funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. The project aims to understand what a ‘just transition’ means for local communities, labor movements, and energy vulnerable populations in SC and TN. The deadline for applying is March 15, 2022. Applications received before this date will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Youth and Climate with Isabella Cuervo-Lorens and Georgina Steel

Youth and Climate with Isabella Cuervo-Lorens and Georgina Steel

Host James is joined by Dr Emilka Skrzypek (St Andrews) for a special youth-focused episode of the All About Energy podcast. Our hosts welcome two guests into the virtual studio – the winner and runner-up of the Centre for Energy Ethics’ 3MPlanet competition: Isabella Cuervo-Lorens and Georgina Steel. Our guests reflect on their journeys into the worlds of sustainability and climate change and the importance of the youth voice.

SSCP and SCENARIO DTP Fellowship 2022

SSCP and SCENARIO DTP Fellowship 2022

Applications for 2022 now open to postgraduate students in their second or third year of study, registered for a PhD within the SCENARIO & SSCP DTPs. Applications close 31 January 2022. Fellowships will start at the earliest in April 2022.

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