Associate Professor in Outdoor Recreation and Green Space Planning // 17 October 2017

The Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management, Faculty of Science, University of Copenhagen invites applications for a position as Associate Professor within the cross-fields of outdoor recreation research, nature perception, and green space planning. The position is expected to be filled by 1 February 2018 or as soon possible thereafter. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in outdoor recreation, green space planning, or a related field and must have worked with research in relevant fields in a Post Doc position or similar. Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated track record in teaching and research related to outdoor recreation, nature perception, green space planning, spatial analysis, mapping, and/or active living. It is expected that the successful candidate will maintain a strong research program on planning and management in relation to recreation and active living in urban, suburban, rural, and natural settings. The candidate should be comfortable working with interdisciplinary perspectives, within an international research and teaching context, and applying the knowledge to urban forestry, green space planning and related planning, policy and management domains. The candidate should have demonstrated success in peer-reviewed publishing and in attracting significant research funding.

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