Research Assistant (18 Month Contract) - Department of Geography / ICARUS

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

The Role

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued.
We are seeking a Research Assistant to work with Dr. Conor Murphy to deliver the development of robust approaches for adapting to climate change under uncertainty in the water resource management sector in Ireland. The successful candidate will work closely with researchers at ICARUS, colleagues in Irish Water and Dr. Murphy to i) review approaches to climate change adaptation in the water sector internationally, ii) identify current best practice, and iii) identify data and information gaps that need to be filled in Ireland to best inform climate smart planning and policy.