Water ecosystems, Nature-based solutions for climate adaptation in the global south, 2023_ASSEGNI_DASTU_1 via EURAXESS

Politecnico di Milano

Milan, Italy 🇮🇹

Job Information

Organisation/Company: Politecnico di Milano

Research Field: Architecture

Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2), Leading Researcher (R4), First Stage Researcher (R1), Established Researcher (R3)

Country: Italy

Application Deadline: 28/02/2023 – 00:59 (UTC)

Type of Contract: To be defined

Job Status: Not Applicable

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?: Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?: No

Offer Description

This position is to work in the Polisocial Award project“NBSouth_Nature-Based Solutions via retroffiting for Climate Adaptation:a case in the Global South”. The project aims to investigate the potentialof nature-based solutions (NBS) for inclusive adaptation to climate changein retrofitting highly urbanised and dense urban areas, focusing onconditions of water stress and the urban heat island effect, with a casestudy in Brazil. While research on NBS have reached a significant level ofadvancement, most of it has concentrated in developed countries. Theproject will provide advancements in NBS research through co-creatingsolutions with the Global South which articulate socio-economicdevelopment and environmental and ecological resilience.


Additional Information

Eligibility criteria

Relevance of qualifications with the research programme object of selection

Consistency of the candidate’s overall profile with respect to the content of the research programme for selection

Close relevance of publications submitted with the research programme object of selection

Interview aimed at ascertaining the candidate’s aptitude for the research object of the selection

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Brazil

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • All

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • All

Selection process

In order to participate in the selection, please read the call (“bando”) available at the following website: https://www.polimi.it/en/faculty/working-at-the-politecnico/research-gr…Website for additional job details


Work Location(s)

Number of offers available: 1

Company/Institute: Politecnico di Milano

Country: Italy

Where to apply

Website: https://aunicalogin.polimi.it/aunicalogin/getservizio.xml?id_servizio=1079


City: Milan




IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development