Assistant Professor in Blue Economy and Marine Governance - Heriot Watt University

Posted: 01 January 0001

Closing: 31 May 2021

Category: MASTS

Contract Type: Part time or Full time (we’re trying to encourage women to apply who might need/want part time)

Duration: Open-ended
Salary: £32,817 - £49,553
Benefits: 33 days of annual leave plus 9 buildings closed days around Christmas. USS pension scheme, with HWU contributing 22.5% of the salary.

Team: International Centre for Island Technology, part of the Institute of Life and Earth Sciences

Location: Orkney

Closing date: 31 May 2021 midnight

A part-time or full-time teaching and research position for an early/mid-career academic in the broad field of marine governance, particularly the socio-economic aspects. We are interested in applicants with a strong track record of research in marine resources and their management, with expertise in one or more of the following: marine/coastal governance and planning; allocation of marine resources; blue economy; environment/economy interactions generally; and the implications of ‘net zero carbon’ for coastal communities. Candidates with a wider background in marine sciences are welcome to apply.


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