Post-doctoral position in urban research

The Centre for Urban Research at RMIT University seeks highly capable and motivated applicants for a post-doctoral position in Urban Research based at RMIT Europe in Barcelona, Spain.

A new postdoctoral position in urban research is available in RMIT Europe, Barcelona.

The aim of the position is to help RMIT Europe, the Centre for Urban Research and RMIT’s College of Design and Social Context develop new urban research capabilities by aligning the Centre’s and College’s urban research strengths and growth areas with European opportunities.

This involves strengthening links between Europe and Melbourne researchers, strategically positioning RMIT urban research within key EU networks to strengthen international vision and reputation and developing and maintaining profile-raising collaborative relationships.

The Centre for Urban Research is a multi-disciplinary group of more than forty highly capable scholars who bring critical and applied perspectives to bear on a raft of pressing urban social, economic and environmental questions. Located in Barcelona, RMIT Europe is the University’s key point of engagement with European teaching and research activity.

Download position description – Postdoctoral Urban DSC RMIT Europe (PDF 278KB)

For more information and confidential queries about the positions including application procedures, please contact Professor Jo Tacchi at For information about the Centre for Urban Research at RMIT, please contact Professor Jago Dodson at

Applications close on Monday 22 June 2015 and should be sent via email to

Originally published on RMIT News.