PHD/RESEARCHER IN BUILDING HISTORY (Zurich, CH)
For a new research project at ETH Zürich on early glue laminated timber construction in Switzerland, we are looking for a doctoral/ postgraduate candidate 100%, starting on the 1 October 2017, or by arrangement.
3 FULL-TIME PHD POSITIONS INTERDISCIPLINARY ARCHITECTURE AND TECHNOLOGY (Zurich, CH)
ETH Zurich is offering three full time (100%) PhD positions in the interdisciplinary architecture and technology PhD programme to start on October 1, 2017.
The doctoral programme in architecture and technology is oriented toward the training of scholars in the fields of engineering, science and technology in architecture, with a focus on architecture, building engineering and digital and computational technologies.
POST-DOCTORAL FELLOW IN RURAL, REMOTE AND INDIGENOUS LANDSCAPES (Melbourne, AU)
The Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning at the University of Melbourne seeks to appoint a postdoctoral research fellow to conduct interdisciplinary research across the faculty and within its rural, remote and indigenous landscapes research direction. The disciplines involved may include: landscape architecture, planning, geodesign/geomatics or cultural and natural heritage.
The rural, remote and indigenous landscapes research initiative focuses on landscapes and communities beyond the urban realms of major capital cities and including regional centres, small settlements, rural or remote communities and/or places which are predominantly defined by rural activities, indigenous cultures, natural systems and/or combined with other cultural activities of the past or present. Places of interest could be undergoing radical change or transformation and thus may exist at the point of transition to varying degrees of urbanisation.
INVESTIGADOR POST-DOCTORAL (Madrid, ES)
Estudio del marco urbanístico y la historia social de un conjunto de barrios de Madrid (conformación de alquiler y propiedad en el barrio, historia, explicación de la morfología del barrio y su relación con procesos sociales).
– Doctor Arquitecto, preferiblemente en el área de Urbanística y Ordenación del Territorio.
– Experiencia acreditada en proyectos de investigación financiados.
– Experiencia acreditada de colaboración en equipos multidisciplinares.
– Se valorará el conocimiento de otras lenguas comunitarias.
PHD FELLOWSHIP – THE ARCHITECTURE OF SUSTAINABILITY (Oslo, NO)
The Institute of Architecture at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design is seeking applicants for doctoral research within the field of architectural sustainability, in the intersection of tectonic culture, architectural innovation and Nordic approaches to building.
This call for a PhD studentship within the Institute of Architecture at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design seeks applicants who wish to contribute to the nascent field of critical studies in sustainability in architecture that is currently being developed in the Nordic context.
PHD FELLOWSHIP – URBANISM AND URBAN THEORY (Oslo, NO)
The Oslo School of Architecture and Design calls for applications to a full time position as a Ph.D. research fellow in the field of urban theory.
This specific call is dedicated to a set of more concrete topics within today’s field of urbanism and urban theory:
– ‘urban life’ – ideals and realities in contemporary urban development
– urban learning/comparative urbanism
– affective urbanism – theory and practice
– the call asks for more specific project descriptions related to one of the topics here listed; the call furthermore asks for projects that combine strains of urban theory with in-depth empirical exploration
JUNIOR RESEARCHER (PH.D STUDENT) AT THE INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (Ginebra, CH)
Project and job description:
While the increased use of renewable energy and the abatement of greenhouse gasses have been actively pursued by energy and climate policies for some 20 years, energy efficiency has been given a more important role only recently. Important milestones are the European Union’s Energy Efficiency Directive and Switzerland’s Energy Strategy 2050. más info