Knowledge for better food systems

Job: Postdoctoral opportunity with SHARECITY in Dublin: Assessing the practice and sustainability potential of urban food sharing

Deadline: 
4 Sep 2017

Share City uses innovative social science and collaborative research methods to explore the practices and sustainability potential of food sharing within cities. They are looking for a new core member of the Share City team.  The researcher will contribute to the third phase of the SHARECITY project, specifically focusing on a) conceptual and analytical development of metrics and measures of sustainability impacts as they are created through diverse practices of urban food sharing and b) the co-design of a toolkit to assist in the demonstration of sustainability impacts of food sharing initiatives that will be made available as an online resource.

The successful candidate will be hosted in the Department of Geography, School of Natural Science, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. Applications via email to daviesa@tcd.ie, including: Full CV with contact details of two referees and including academic results, and a cover letter outlining relevant experience and motivations for applying for the post (max. 1000 words). Deadline 12 Noon September 4th 2017. General enquires concerning this post should be addressed to daviesa@tcd.ie For details of the project visit their website.