Job: Met Office - University Academic Fellow in modelling food security and climate impacts

Posted on June 14, 2017

A new post is open at Leeds, joint with the UK Met Office, as part of our new University of Leeds – Met Office Joint Research Unit (JRU). If you have an excellent research and collaboration record in any aspect of climate and food security, and a track record with funding, then this post may suit you.

We are looking for an aspiring academic leader who can work across disciplines and institutions within the broad area of climate change and food security. The joint nature of the role will put the successful candidate in a unique position to collaborate within the Met Office, across campus at Leeds, and beyond.

Further information, including link to the candidate brief and further particulars, is available at Please contact me if you'd like to discuss the opportunity. The closing date is the 28th of June.

Contact: Andy Challinor (