Integrated Transport Research Lab (ITRL) is a research center aimed at researching and demonstrating transport concepts that can significantly reduce CO2-emissions while being economically and socially sustainable. ITRL develops and heads research projects involving researchers from all schools of KTH, as well as contributes to research within the system perspective in the research projects. Your main tasks: lead, coordinate and develop the research program "Lean end-to-end freight transport"; act as project manager in ongoing research projects and developing new research projects in the field; conduct research in the field; participate in the development of ITRL as a research center
To qualify for this position, you have a PhD degree, or equivalent degree at a higher level, within a field relevant to the position, as well as experience of project management of complex projects with many parties
Login and apply English Swedish Norwegian Danish Finnish German Dutch Chinese (BETA) Polish French Researcher/program leader to KTH Integrated Transport Research Lab (ITRL) Login and apply KTH Royal Institute of Technology KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy. Department of Machine Design is active in research and education within product realization. Specific areas are: Machine elements, Machine Design, Mechatronics and Embedded control systems, Internal Combustion Engines, Integrated product development,Innovation and Industrial Design. Job description Integrated Transport Research Lab (ITRL) is a research center aimed at researching and demonstrating transport concepts that can significantly reduce CO2-emissions while being economically and socially sustainable. ITRL develops and heads research projects involving researchers from all schools of KTH, as well as contributes to research within the system perspective in the research projects. As a researcher / program leader at ITRL, you will have four main tasks: Lead, coordinate and develop the research program "Lean end-to-end freight transport" Act as project manager in ongoing research projects and developing new research projects in the field Conduct research in the field Participate in the development of ITRL as a research center The research project "Lean end-to-end freight transport" contains the sub-areas technology, vehicle concepts, logistics and system effects, users/business models as well as infrastructure and sustainability. A fundamental issue for all projects is "how can new technology contribute to a sustainable transport system?". You will report to the director of the center and your workplace is at T-bana Tekniska Högskolan. Qualifications To qualify for this position, you have a PhD degree, or equivalent degree at a higher level, within a field relevant to the position, as well as experience of project management of complex projects with many parties. Very good communicative skills in English, speech and writing, is required for the position. In addition, knowledge of Swedish is meritorious. Education within project management and/or leadership is considered beneficial for the position. Furthermore, it is meritorious if you have experience of: Leading/developing research portfolios Developing research projects based on collaboration between different actors Applying for research grants from collaborative projects Working within transport/logistics from business or equivalent authorities Conducting research in system analysis, system design or similar Conducting multidisciplinary research We will place great emphasis on your personal suitability, where we are looking for a motivated co-worker. You are structured and organized in your work, and have good ability to work independently. Furthermore, you have good ability to collaborate with both internal and external parties, and enjoy working in a networking role. Trade union representatives You will find contact information to trade union representatives at KTH's webbpage . Application Log into KTH's recruitment system in order to apply to this position. You are the main responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the ad. Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application. Other information Gender equality, diversity and zero tolerance against discrimination and harassment are important aspects of KTH's work with quality as well as core values in our organization. For information about processing of personal data in the recruitment process please read here . We firmly decline all contact with staffing and recruitment agencies and job ad salespersons. Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months Contract type Full time First day of employment According to agreement Salary Monthly salary Number of positions 1 Working hours 100% City Stockholm County Stockholms län Country Sweden Reference number M-2019-0642 Contact Anna Pernestål Brenden, manager at ITRL, 46 8 790 73 24 Maya Öberg, HR officer (HR matters only), 46 8 790 76 53 Published 10.Apr.2019 Last application date 01.May.2019 11:59 PM CET Share links Login and apply Return to job vacancies Varbi Recruit recruitment system COOKIES Conditions and GDPR × Modal title
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