Director for new Centre for Sustainable Forests and Landscapes, University of Edinburgh

Application Deadline: 
24 May 2017

The School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint a Director for a new Centre, with appointment at professorial level. We seek an outstanding candidate to focus our research towards sustainable management of forests and related landscapes, responding to the challenges of global change from local to international contexts. The Director will lead the translation of our research into decision support, catalyse innovative use of our data and knowledge, and leverage our expertise in training for capacity building. The Director will connect our research with stakeholder networks of businesses, governments and society, and lead the co-development of outputs towards sustaining multifunctional forest landscapes.