The successful candidate who will work on a project entitled Smart Micro-logistics for the Rural Economy (SMiLE) will have a good knowledge of both the Transport and Logistics sectors.
The post will be based in the RCUK dot.rural Digital Economy Research Hub.
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 candidate will have a PhD or be about to complete a PhD in Transport Engineering / Planning, Logistics or a cognate discipline. 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.
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. To apply online for this position visit www.abdn.ac.uk/jobs or alternatively you may request an application pack by emailing your name and contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting REF RDH0060R.
The closing date for the receipt of applications is19th March.
Informal enquiries may be made to: Professor John Nelson (email@example.com)