Fully funded PhD Opportunities with Newcastle University

Sustainable Urban Systems

Dear All,

 I am delighted to announce that we have two sponsored PhD opportunities available at Newcastle University. These are fully funded and open to UK/EU/International applicants. Topics are:

 1. A Toolkit to measure progress against Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 11: Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable (Supervisors: Prof. Richard Dawson and Dr. Oliver Heidrich)

 2. Global and local supply of nutrients for cities (Supervisors: Dr. Oliver Heidrich; Dr. Natalia Yakovela and Prof. David Manning)


Please forward onto suitable candidates, deadline is end of January (see attached) and follow this link to see application details: http://www.ncl.ac.uk/sustainability/funding/studentships/).


My best wishes also to the festive season





Dr. Oliver Heidrich

Civil Engineering, School of Engineering Newcastle University; NE1 7RU; UK Tel. 0044-191-2086563


Recent Papers:

 A critical review of the developments in building adaptability

See: https://goo.gl/tsEfU6


Identifying key technology and policy strategies for sustainable cities: A case study of London see http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211464516301142


How do cities support electric vehicles and what difference does it make see https://doi.org/10.1016/j.techfore.2017.05.026


My Profile:  http://www.ncl.ac.uk/engineering/staff/profile/oliverheidrich.html#background

Our school: www.ncl.ac.uk/engineering