vacancies mistra urban futures manchester sheffield

Outstanding PhD opportunity – Realising Just Cities

Mistra Urban Futures invites applications to undertake a PhD on Communication, Engagement and Environmental Governance in Greater Manchester. The aim is to develop an action-research PhD focussed on improving city-regional communications and engagement with civil society groups and citizens, with an emphasis on climate change and environmental governance within Greater Manchester. The PhD will explore and develop the communicative spaces between public policy officials and civil society in the city-region.

The PhD is part of the Realising Just Cities programme, supported by Mistra Urban Futures. The programme seeks to determine the value of co-production between research and practice, through theoretical advances and practical demonstration projects.

Download the file below for further information. Preferred starting date as soon as possible - September 2017 at the latest.

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  • PhD - Realising Just Cities Manchester/Sheffield