IEA-ETSAP Energy Systems Analysis Jobs

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  • In the framework of the research project Eco-SESA, the University of Grenoble offers different job positions (PhD scholarship, post-doctorate positions, researcher). More information is available here.
  • IRENA is looking for a project lead in REMAP. More information is available here.
  • Paul Scherrer Institut /ETH Zurich has a new opening for Professor of Energy Systems Analysis
    The Departments of Mechanical and Process Engineering and Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at ETH Zurich and the Paul Scherrer Institute invite applications for a joint professorship in Energy Systems Analysis. The new professor will act as Head of the Energy Systems Analysis Laboratory at PSI, in a joint appointment with ETH Zurich. The professorship will be associated with one of the above-mentioned departments and will contribute to the teaching of ETH Zurich. More information are available here.
  • Economics department of IFPEN Paris wants to hire an Energy Modeling Specialist. More information are available here.
  • Senior Researcher/Researcher in Energy System Analysis at Energy System Analysis Group, DTU Management Engineering, Technical University of Denmark.
    Research
    Development of methodologies and tools within energy system modelling.
    You will be one of our main responsible for developing ESY's energy system modelling tools (Balmorel and TIMES), with a focus on renewable based energy systems and expanding the energy system models to cover new research areas.
    Research-based public sector consultancy
    Analysis of future energy systems on Global, European and national level to support decision makers, develop scenarios and give advice on analysis tools and solutions.
    Innovation
    New ways of looking at problems, unexpected combination of methods and utilize collaborative open source tools, keep up-to-date with valuable new methods and tools in context with open energy modelling, improve the existing by thinking different - come up with new ideas.
    More information are available here.
  • PSI promotes a new fellowship programme based on Marie-Curie programme with a newly opened post-doc position scoping on energy modelling based on TIMES modelling. Specific topics will be elaborated jointly with PSI and the candidate and may refer to
    (1) Advanced global energy systems analysis, or
    (2) Model-based assessment of emerging European energy markets.
    We are also open to other ideas! If you are interested to join PSI’s Energy Economics team, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
    More information are available here.
  • UCC - 2 year post-doc position – using TIMES and multi-criteria assessment to identify economic opportunities arising from the low carbon transition of the energy system. The application deadline is 30th September 2016.
  • University College London (UCL) are seeking to appoint a Research Associate (RA) in Energy Systems Modelling to undertake dedicated projects in energy modelling as part of an interdisciplinary modelling research team. The role will primarily work on the Whole Systems Energy Modelling Consortium (wholeSEM) and the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) which are respectively the UK’s academic hubs for energy modelling and for energy policy. The application deadline is 25th September 2016.
    More information are available here.
  • Postdoc position at Chalmers University, Sweden, on modelling of gas use in the transport sector. Application deadline July 31 2016.
    More information are available here.
  • There are several new positions as Scientific/Technical project officer at the Institute for Energy and Transport of the European Commission Joint Research Centre. The positions in Petten (The Netherlands) are as Gas-Electricity Market specialist, Power grid and market expert and Smart grid specialisation analyst and the ones in Ispra (Italy) are Power system adequacy and flexibility analyst, Power distribution system specialist and Power system static and dynamic modeller.
    In order to apply, candidates should both fill in a specific application on the JRC recruitment site and respond to the "Call for expressions of interest: Researchers - Function group IV - COM/1/2015/GFIV – Research".
    More information is available here.
  • Postdoc position in Amsterdam on the techno-economics of solar fuels.
  • The GCAM team at the Joint Global Change Research Institute has several positions open.
    More information are available here.
    Post Doctorate Research Associate - Climate & Energy Integrated Modeling in the Joint Global Change Research Institute (JGCRI) of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory located at the University of Maryland in College Park.
  • There is a new position for an energy system modeller at the Institute for Energy and Transport of the European Commission Joint Research Centre.
    A job description and details on the recruitment process can be found on the internet.
    More information is available here.
  • Job opportunity as "Scientific/Technical Support Officer - Modelling Electricity Storage in Power Systems/Markets and its Market Valuation" at the Institute for Energy and Transport (IET) of the European Commission's Joint Research Centre, Petten/Netherlands.
    Candidates interested in the published position should introduce an application form through the JRC recruitment web site (and respond to the Call for expression of interest mentioned below, unless they are already on a Contract Agent reserve list)
    A recently launched "Call for expressions of interest: Researchers - Function group IV - COM/1/2015/GFIV – Research". The call is open to all scientific domains and is aimed at candidates with: a) a level of education corresponding to completed university degree of at least three years and 5 years of professional experience in the relevant scientific field or b) a doctoral degree in the relevant scientific field. More information are available here.