17/02/2017

PhD Studentship


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    University College Cork
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Environmental scienceGlobal change
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    24/02/2017 17:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Ireland › Cork
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    N/A

PhD STUDENTSHIP: Connecting Continents-A Global Electricity Model using PLEXOS.

Position

The PhD candidate will develop a global electricity model of the future power system using the PLEXOS Integrated Energy Software and test scenarios of global transnational grids.

Additional comments

For Informal Enquiries on the post candidates should contact:

Name: Prof. Brian Ó Gallachóir

Title: Principal Investigator in Energy Policy and Modelling

Email Address: b.ogallachoir@ucc.ie

Telephone: +353 21 490 3037

To Apply:

Please submit a short cover letter and C.V. to Prof. Brian Ó Gallachóir, Principal Investigator in Energy Policy and Modelling, b.ogallachoir@ucc.ie , +353 21 490 3037, on or before the closing date February 24th, 2017.

Supplementary Information on the Department/Research Centre and the post is available at the following URL: http://www.ucc.ie/energypolicy/

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

Criteria

  • Must be enthusiastic, resourceful and motivated
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Minimum second-class honours degree (or equivalent) in engineering or a similar discipline
  • Technical competence and accomplishment
  • Capability of working within a project team to achieve results
  • Good communication, organisation and interpersonal skills

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
1 offer(s) available at
UCC
Ireland
Cork

EURAXESS offer ID: 182326