13 open PhD positions to offer in field of Water Governance

Dear friends,

Coordinated by VU Amsterdam we are starting a new international project, NEWAVE, on water governance & political ecology.


We have 13 open positions to offer in field of Water Governance, fully funded by the EU ITN program.


These positions relate to a variety of water challenges on multiple scales and focus on different countries.

The selected candidates will join an extensive and powerful transdisciplinary network with 29 organizations involved. The NEWAVE network has the ambition to push forward a transformative actionable agenda.

Candidates can apply through our website via the application form. They will need to comply with the eligibility criteria, bearing in mind that they might be eligible for certain positions while not for others, due to mobility rules.

The closing date for applications is 15 March 2020. Eligibility criteria and instructions for applying are available in the Guide for Applicants, as well as in the website recruitment section. Read more

Job opportunity: Professor of Human Geography

The University of Manchester seeks to appoint a Professor in Human Geography in the Department of Geography (School of Environment, Education and Development, SEED) to provide leadership in our research in Human Geography. Although outstanding candidates from any field of human geography are encouraged to apply, we are particularly keen to hear from those who can strengthen our research excellence and capacity in one or more of our three human geography research groups, in particular feminist or social geographies.

More details can be found here