Post-Doctoral Job Opportunity

the city inside out

There is currently a new Post-Doctoral Research Associate opportunity to work on an ESRC funded project ‘Learning from small cities: Governing imagined futures and the dynamics of change in India’s smart urban age‘ and based in the Urban Futures research domain in King’s College London.

The deadline for applications is midnight on 29th May 2018.

The post holder will work as a part of an international research team (led by Ayona Datta) learning from small cities in India through an in-depth investigation of their transformation into smart cities. Taking an asset-based approach to infrastructure access and provision, the project will examine how these cities learn to translate state imaginations of urban futures into ‘actually existing’ smart cities, how ordinary citizens in these cities live with the dynamics of these changes, how they value assets (tangible and intangible) and how this combined knowledge might be mobilised towards more…

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