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Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei and Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change
Climate Change and Sustainable Development Economics [ref. CCSD-CIP/02.2014]
1 Junior Researcher – Modeling of climate change mitigation
Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) and the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) announce a job opening for a junior researcher who will work on the WITCH integrated assessment model (www.witchmodel.org). The candidate will be responsible for developing and maintaining the model, working on the database, coding, and producing scenarios and associated research outputs. Publication of research outputs in refereed journals is encouraged.
FEEM is a leading research institute on sustainable development (www.feem.it) and CMCC is a research institution that manages and promotes scientific and applied activities in the field of international climate change research (www.cmcc.it). FEEM and CMCC offer an interdisciplinary workplace and have strong ties to a worldwide network of research institutions engaged in environmental research.
The selected applicant is expected to begin his/her assignment in late 2014. The initial appointment is for 12 months and can be renewed. Gross salary will be competitive with other European research and academic institutions. The researcher will be based at the FEEM/CMCC premises in Milan.
Requirements Applicants should have a strong quantitative background in applied mathematics and in computational skills, strong programming skills, and ideally some knowledge of energy systems and economics. Fresh university graduates or PhD students can apply for this position. Experience with GAMS, Matlab, R or Python is an asset.
How to apply
Applicants can submit their candidature at www.feem-web.it/jaf/jaf.php and submit, through this application, a detailed curriculum vitae.
Applicants can also submit their candidature through the CMCC job opportunities section at www.cmcc.it/jobs. In that case, please make sure that all the documents are uploaded as a unique file under “cover letter”.
Deadline for applications
FEEM and CMCC will begin considering candidates immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received after November 30th, 2014 are not guaranteed full consideration.
Please mention ref: CCSD-CIP/02.2014 in your application.
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