Centre of Natural Hazards and Disaster Science

Call for PhD and Postdoctoral Studies at CNDS

New opportunities to study and work at CNDS are updated periodically. Below is a list of the current vacancies and recently filled PhD and postdoc positions.

PhD student position in Political Science at the Swedish Defence University

  • PhD student position in Political Science with a specialisation in security studies. The formal online application site has been closed.

PhD student positions at Karlstad University

Two PhD student positions in Risk and Environmental Studies, Karlstad University (Application deadline has expired and the positions have been filled)

  • Integration of risk management and climate change adaptation at local level

  • Window of opportunity for change in disaster risk science

PhD student and postdoctoral positions at Uppsala University

  • PhD position with focus on natural disasters and climate change at the Department of Peace and Conflict Research of Uppsala University (Position filled).

  • Postdoctoral position in "Giant landslides from volcanic ocean islands: assessing volatile cycling in planet earth" at the Department of Earth Sciences of Uppsala University (Position filled).

  • PhD position in "Environmental Analysis with Focus on Societal Impacts of Floods and Drought" at the Department of Earth Sciences of Uppsala University. (Position filled)

  • PhD position in "Survivability and risk reduction of offshore renewable energy systems" at the Department of Engineering Sciences of Uppsala University. (Position filled)

  • PhD position in "High Pressure Microfluidics for Water Analysis at Floods" at the Department of Engineering Sciences of Uppsala University. (Position filled)

  • PhD position in Meteorology: "Extreme meteorological events in the coastal zone" at the Department of Earth Sciences of Uppsala University. (Position filled)

  • PhD position in Geophysics "Earthquake risk in low seismicity areas due to natural and induced seismicity" at the Department of Earth Sciences of Uppsala University. (Position filled)

  • PhD position in Mineralogy, petrology and tectonics at the Department of Earth Sciences of Uppsala University. (Position filled)

  • PhD position in Political Sciences at the Department of Government of Uppsala University. (Position filled)