Research Assistant/Associate

full-time PhD or Post-Doc position, optional: 50% research position only

Contact

Name

Frank Lohrberg

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 950 49

E-Mail

Contact

Name

Axel Timpe

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 950 61

E-Mail

Institution

Institute of Landscape Architecture

Our profile

The Institute of Landscape Architecture is one of the most research-oriented institutes at the Faculty of Architecture at RWTH Aachen University. We investigate the role of landscape and green spaces for sustainable urban and regional development and are active in the areas of green infrastructure, urban agriculture and cultural heritage. We are part of inter-disciplinary and pan-European research networks.

Your profile

You accomplished a Master?s degree in landscape architecture, or landscape planning or a comparable qualification. You have first experience in working on research projects or other inter-disciplinary projects in an international context. You have a good command of English as a working language (spoken and written). You want to explore how green infrastructure can shape better cities including planning and design, stakeholder involvement as well as implementation and monitoring. You particularly enjoy working with students and research partners in a international and interdisciplinary environment.

Your responsibilities

You will join the European Horizon 2020 research project "proGIreg" (productive Green Infrastructure for post-industrial urban regeneration) working on the development, implementation and assessment of nature-based solutions for cities. You will coordinate the work package for the co-design of nature-based solutions in Dortmund, Turin and Zagreb and four other European cities and contribute to the overall management of the project.
You will also be involved in teaching in the Bachelor's and Master's courses in Architecture and Urban Planning.

What we offer

The successful candidate will be employed as a regular employee.
The position is to be filled 01.10.2019 until 31.05.2023.
This is a full-time position. It is also available as part-time employment per request.
The successful candidate has the opportunity to pursue a doctoral degree in this position.
The salary corresponds to level EG 13 TV-L.

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Application
Number:27940
Application deadline:31.07.2019
Mailing Address:RWTH Aachen University
Institute of Landscape Architecture
Prof. Dr. Frank Lohrberg
Jakobstr. 2
52056 Aachen
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