From Heiko Baltzer, Leicster Uni:
Vacancies for 3 Research Assistants in Geographical Information Science, fixed-term contracts
Reference Number: SEN00273
Reference Number: SEN00274
At Leicester we’re going places. Ranked in the top 20 universities in Britain our aim is to climb further. A commitment to high quality fused with an inclusive academic culture is our hallmark and led the Times Higher Education to describe us as “elite without being elitist”.
You will assist the GIO Land Monitoring Research Team by carrying out geospatial analyses following technical instructions provided by the European Environment Agency to validate and enhance high-resolution layer datasets (HRL) produced under the GMES initiative and to produce the UK component of the CORINE land cover map 2012. It is expected that there will be opportunities to publish the results in international quality research papers in peer-reviewed journals.
Informal enquiries should be made to the Director of the Centre for Landscape and Climate Research, Professor Heiko Balzter (0116 252 3820;
The closing date for this post is midnight on 2 September 2012
Interviews are anticipated to be held on 17 September 2012.
Please circulate this email to possible candidates.