Dear N-aerus Members

Please see below a job opening with the Chulalongkorn University/CIM.


Chulalongkorn University requires your expertise to establish and further develop research and teaching activities in the field of climate-sensitive regional and urban planning. 

The Department of Urban and Regional Planning in the Faculty of Architecture, among other projects, has set up an international Master's programme and created a research centre for work on urban development strategies. In future, the topics of mitigating and adapting to climate change are to be systematically integrated into teaching and research activities. In addition, the international academic exchange programme is to be further developed and cooperation with planning authorities and funding institutions in the field of climate and urban development is to be strengthened.

Your tasks will involve:

• Developing and implementing innovative research projects on climate-sensitive regional and urban planning, also within the region

• Developing curricula and teaching on climate-sensitive territorial planning for an international Master's programme

• Planning and implementing training courses for regional and urban planners at national and sub-national level

• Further developing national and international cooperation with universities, cities and planning authorities

Your profile:

• University degree in urban or regional planning, geography or in another course of study suitable for the position; ideally with a doctoral degree

• Several years’ experience in developing and managing urban and regional research projects, ideally in the context of climate change

• Several years’ work experience in developing curricula and teaching in the subject area

• Experience in establishing and maintaining national and international cooperation

• Fluent business English.

What we offer:

• Varied work with individual responsibility in an international field

• Teamwork with other development cooperation organisations

• Professional preparation for overseas deployment

• Placement to a local employer as an Integrated Expert for an initial period of two years - an extension is possible

• Attractive monthly allowances as well as a local salary and social benefits

Note: The job offer is current, there is no deadline for applications.

Please follow the link of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs for travel information https://www.auswaertiges-amt.de/de/ReiseUndSicherheit and the country information Portal www.liportal.de .

About us:

The Centre for International Migration and Development (CIM) is your ideal partner for finding a responsible position in the field of development policy. We place highly qualified staff with employers in Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe. Your role is to pass on their knowledge where they are especially needed. CIM is jointly run by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH (www.giz.de) and the German Federal Employment Agency (www.arbeitsagentur.de). It has been providing a combination of development and labour market policy expertise since 1980.



Yours N-aerus Coordination Team,

Paola Alfaro d’Alençon, Jakub Galuszka, Paola Piscitelli and Mariano Scheinsohn 



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