A good knowledge of Intelligent Transport Systems is required and enthusiasm for digital technology and innovation relevant to society and the economy is essential, as is the ability to work in a cross-disciplinary team.
The post will be based in the RCUK dot.rural Digital Economy Research Hub and the successful candidate will work alongside colleagues in the University’s Centre for Transport Research.
Digital Economy is an RCUK cross-council programme, aimed at realising the transformational impact of ICT for all aspects of business, society and economy. The dot.rural Hub brings together a large team of researchers (70+) working in and across the disciplines of computer science, communication engineering, human geography, sociology, transport studies, health sciences and environmental science. For further details, see: www.dotrural.ac.uk.
The successful candidate will have a PhD or be about to complete a PhD in Transport Engineering or Transport Planning or a cognate discipline. As this post is externally funded it is available for a period of 12 months. Salary will be at the appropriate point on the Grade 6 scale (£30,424 -33,230 per annum) with placement according to qualifications and experience. Online application forms and further particulars are available from www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs. Alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number RDH0061R for an application pack.
The closing date for the receipt of applications is 19th March 2013.
Informal enquiries may be made to: Professor John Nelson (email@example.com)