We are currently inviting applications for a full time and 2-year, fixed-term Senior Research Associate position to work with Elizabeth Shove, Jacopo Torriti and me, on a project called ‘Flexibility: Past, Present, and Future’ based at Lancaster.
The aim of the project is to investigate changing forms of flexibility within different kind of and interconnected energy systems. The research will involve working with historians and exploring methods of quantifying and representing relations between supply and demand, as they vary over time.
This project is part of the Flexibility theme in the The Centre for Research into Energy Demand Solutions (CREDS).
Candidates will need a Social Science PhD and an interest, or experience, in themes of time, consumption/technology studies and/or energy demand, as well as experience in interviewing and secondary data analysis.
For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Elizabeth Shove by e-mail.
To apply, follow this link to submit your CV and a supporting statement of how your past experience, and current and future research activities will contribute to this project.
Closing date for applications is Thursday 16 August and the planned interview date is Thursday 06 September 2018.