Sweden,PhD student position in energy and environment: Technology assessment from a risk and sustainability perspective – the case of nuclear energy

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Job description :

The focus of the activity is to use and advance methods for assessing activity technologies in the angle of altitude mitigation. Technology appraisal can be fabricated from abounding altered perspectives, such as costs, ecology impacts, ability base, amusing impacts and risk. Additionally methods for synthesizing assessments will be allotment of the project.

The focus of this position will be appraisal of nuclear energy. Nuclear activity could be an important carbon acknowledgment option. It is a commercially accessible technology and that in adverse to solar PV or wind ability can assignment as a abject amount in the electricity system. However, a all-around amplification of nuclear activity additionally imposes risks for society. The risks may be associated with decay disposal, accidents or nuclear proliferation. Furthermore, the affability of nuclear activity is additionally actual abased of the amount of the technology which today is actual uncertain.

The aim of the activity to investigate, and to accommodate guidance, on the accommodation amid appliance and not appliance nuclear activity as a altitude acknowledgment option. The activity will accommodate both socio-economic-technical assay of nuclear activity and activity arrangement clay to appraise the abeyant role of nuclear activity in the all-around activity system.

Doctoral positions accommodate doctoral studies arch to the doctoral degree, the agnate of four full-time years of study, including research, advance work, and accord in seminars and conferences. The position may be captivated for no added than bristles years and includes 20% teaching and added authoritative duties.

If any actual is not accessible electronically or cannot be transferred to pdf format, the actual can be beatific as a adamantine archetype to Registrar. The applicants name and the advertence cardinal (2010/148) charge be accounting on the aboriginal folio of the application.

Chalmers University of Technology
SE-412 96 Göteborg

Further information

Assistant assistant Fredrik Hedenus, phone: + 46 31-772 3453, e-post:
Head of analysis Ulrika Lundqvist, phone: +46 31-772 3281, e mail:
Head of administration Lennart Vamling, phone: + 46 31-772 3021, e mail:

Application borderline : 2010-08-31

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