We're hiring: Research Associate in Transport Modelling & Informatics vacancy

  • 13.11.17


Deadline for applications: 10 December 2017.

The Urban Big Data Centre is seeking an excellent researcher with expert knowledge of transport planning to fill its current Research Associate in Transport Modelling and Informatics vacancy.

The work of the transport research group is central to the UBDC portfolio. This position will help develop the centre’s research agenda on travel behaviour and transport operations using novel sources of data, and the links between these research areas to broader urban themes.

Specifically, the job requires expert knowledge in the area of transport planning and operations problems, methods, and the policy agenda surrounding these issues. The position will provide the opportunity to learn about new forms of data and the methods needed for information retrieval and analytics. The post-holder will also be required to work with an interdisciplinary group of transport researchers in urban studies and engineering.

The successful candidate will be expected to produce high-impact research publications demonstrating the use of such novel data, represent UBDC in scholarly as well as public engagement events, and to contribute to the building of innovative data products supporting UBDC’s data infrastructure and to the centre’s training and capacity-building programme.

The deadline for applications is 10 December 2017.

For full details and to apply visit the University of Glasgow jobs portal and search for Job Reference 018889.


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