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Overview

PhD candidate position in Landscape Architecture. Topic: The Sustainability Challenges for Participatory Landscape Planning and Design.

Open application for a doctoral candidate in Arts and Humanities
The doctoral candidate position is available in the faculty of the Architecture, Department of Urban Design. Applicants interested in other research topics related to Landscape Design, Urban Design and Architecture, are also welcome to apply.

Research topic description
The focus of the topic is on sustainable solutions in landscape architecture. It shall dive into the environmental, and social-economic aspects of sustainability in relation to artistic experiments in landscape architecture. The research should stand on practical experience of landscape planning, design and management and focus on the urban context. The goal is to explore and identify recent and traditional, global and regional sustainable practices for identifying the new and advanced principles for environmental and social synergy of landscape and urbanism in an artistic context.

The selected candidate will work on the PhD thesis under the supervision of Prof. dr. Gintaras Stauskis. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to attend scientific conferences, meetings and internships in the other universities and research institutions.

Requirements
• Required background: Master (or equivalent) in Landscape Architecture;
• Expected knowledge and skills: landscape planning, design and management practice (a); advanced research skills with experience in the international context (b); scientific writing in English and native language and publishing skills ©.
It is a prerequisite that you are present at and accessible to the institution daily.

For more information
Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview. The position may not be opened if no qualified candidate is found. Additional information regarding the post may be obtained from Prof Dr Gintaras Stauskis, e-mail: gintaras.stauskis@vilniustech.lt

Programme structure

The PhD programme consists of:
· Independent research under supervision;
· Courses for PhD students (approximately 30 ECTS credits);
· Participation in research networks, including placements at other, primarily foreign, research institutions;
· Teaching or another form of knowledge dissemination, which is related to the PhD topic when possible;
· The completion of a PhD thesis.

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
1 Oct 2022 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
Nov 1, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2022/23
Application deadline
1 Oct 2022 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
Nov 1, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States