Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE) is seeking to fill two faculty positions for its interdisciplinary research programme on Climate Change Mitigation and Development.
The programme focuses on building an interdisciplinary understanding of the challenges to and solutions for achieving low-carbon, local environment-friendly and equitable development in India and south Asia. This includes (but is not limited to) such issues as:
- renewable energy generation and energy access
- transportation, GHG reduction and local air quality improvement
- urbanization, industrialization and their environmental footprints and drivers
- cross-cutting questions of behavioural change, drivers of consumption and efficiency, and environmental governance in the above contexts
The applicant may have a background in any area of engineering, urban planning, environmental science, economics, public policy, political science, development studies, and allied disciplines relevant to the above.