Job Opportunity: Postdoc/Phd position Modelling agricultural scenarios using global multi-regional IO framework (focus on land use scenarios)

Our team at the Charles University Environment Centre is looking for new members to work on the project “Pathways towards environmental sustainability”. This project aims at identifying the changes in production technologies and consumption baskets which will reduce the global impacts of all countries below the downscaled planetary boundaries.

At this position you will be working with global land use scenarios. Therefore, the knowledge of GIS environment is necessary.


  • PhD/MSc. degree in interdisciplinary environmental or sustainability science, e.g. environmental studies, geography, industrial ecology, social ecology, ecological economics, land system science or another relevant field
  • Experience in spatial data analysis and GIS
  • Programming skills (R, Matlab, Python or similar) and familiarity in working with large
  • Advantage is experience in integrated modeling and/or environmental accounting methods such as environmental footprinting, life-cycle assessment, multi-regional input-output analysis
  • Advantage is experience with land use scenarios

The position is project based up to 2027.

Starting date: immediately

Location: Prague, work from home optional

Applicants should send a one-page cover letter, detailed CV (including list of publications) and names and contacts of references to Hana Skopkova (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Application deadline: 15 May 2023


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