Concordia University

Location
Industry
Montreal
Education, Research

About Us

The CERC team is combining innovative technologies and nature based solutions with artistic expressions to build next-generation cities. This interdisciplinary framework is necessary to solve complex urban issues and requires community buy-in on many levels. The collaborative work pivots on two central topics: - Improving the urban microclimate with nature based solutions to reduce CO₂ emissions - Harmonious living in zero energy, smart and vibrant neighbourhoods We aim for a decarbonized city, achieved through: - increasing urban biodiversity and access to green space - evaluating temperature and air quality - addressing building efficiency - transforming the transport sector - involving decision-makers and citizens in - modifications of urban infrastructure and design - considering socio-economic and cultural differences to make informed decisions - empowering communities to understand the contributions to climate change by making data accessible

Career

Joint PhD Position

4 weeks ago
Location
Language
Level
Type
Montreal, New York
English
Entry level
Full-time