Research Assistant for Risk Analyst, IIASA
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) is seeking a Research Assistant for Risk Analyst for location in Laxenburg, Niederösterreich (Lower Austria), Austria The application Deadline is 14 September 2020
Term:Full-time (40 hours per week) position with an initial contract of one year and the possibility for extension thereafter.
Experience Requirements:The successful applicant should have a Master’s degree or equivalent in economics, mathematics, statistics, geography or other relevant fields. An understanding of the literature regarding current issues related to disaster risk management, climate change and resilience is highly desirable. Knowledge of quantitative (e.g., modeling, statistics, GIS, risk analysis, stochastic simulation) research methods is essential. The incumbent could carry out the research as part of a PhD thesis. Finally, strong English language communication and writing skills are necessary, and proficiency in other languages will be considered an asset.
Name:Dr. Reinhard Mechler Email:firstname.lastname@example.org