Please complete the UHI Moray Job Application Form and quote the Reference Number. All applicants must complete the form as fully as possible. CVs will not be considered. All appointments are subject to the appropriate PVG Scheme membership or Disclosure Scotland check.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Research Fellow - Just Transition

Reference no.22/294
Salary range £35,268 - £39,945 pro rata, per annum
DurationFixed term for one year
Working hours2 x 35 hours per week (with the potential of 3 positions)
Closing Date9am, Tuesday 7th February 2023

UHI Moray, a partner College of the University of the Highlands and Islands, is looking to appoint a Research Fellow(s) to lead a major project that will review and respond to the future skills and training needs of the North-East of Scotland as the area decarbonises and shifts towards Net Zero.

The Just Transition project will bring together global priorities with local need. To be successful you will need to be able to draw on your professional experience to understand the challenges and opportunities facing regional industry and propose education-led pathways forward that deliver tangible benefits to Moray.

Possessing a Masters-by-Research or Doctoral qualification, you will bring expertise in Green and Renewable Energy; Sustainable Economic Development and/or Industry-focused Tertiary Education Design. All other criteria are detailed on the attached Person Specification.

As a flexible employer, hybrid/remote working and flexible working hours will be considered.

All appointments are made subject to appropriate PVG Membership

Further information can be obtained from Kenny McAlpine via email,

Candidates who meet the shortlisting criteria will be invited to interview.

We are positive about disabled people and guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy.

If you would like any further information regarding the vacancy the Human Resources team are available to assist at the address below:

Human Resources Section
UHI Moray
Moray Street
IV30 1JJ
01343 576006 (24 hour answer phone)