Eligibility for this funded 3 years PhD is open to UK and EU candidate only. The award will pay tuition fees (£4,250 for 2017/18), a tax-free stipend (£14,553 for 2017/18), and research training and support grant. The anticipated start date can be agreed from 1 June 2018.
Lorenz, S., S. Dessai, P. M. Forster and J. Paavola (2017). "Adaptation planning and the use of climate change projections in local government in England and Germany." Regional Environmental Change 17(2): 425-435.
Porter, J. J., D. Demeritt and S. Dessai (2015). "The right stuff? informing adaptation to climate change in British Local Government." Global Environmental Change 35: 411-422.
Skelton, M., J. J. Porter, S. Dessai, D. N. Bresch and R. Knutti (2017). "The social and scientific values that shape national climate scenarios: a comparison of the Netherlands, Switzerland and the UK." Regional Environmental Change 17(8): 2325-2338.
Tang, S. and S. Dessai (2012). "Usable Science? The U.K. Climate Projections 2009 and Decision Support for Adaptation Planning." Weather, Climate, and Society 4(4): 300-313.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 79.20
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