3 April 2023

Open position at NINA, Norway

The Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, NINA, is looking for a researcher in urban and nature-based solutions. The position offers the opportunity to work with the research group Nature in the City, which includes research on urban nature-based solutions, socio-ecological systems, ecosystem services and instruments in urban planning.

The ideal candidate will:

• Contribute to the development and implementation of projects related to nature in cities, spatial analysis and impact assessment of urban nature-based solutions

• Further develop NINA's expertise in ecosystem services and urban ecosystem accounting related to municipal land-use and urban planning and other related disciplines

• Actively contribute to application and publication work

• Participate in commissioned research such as the use of natural capital accounts in counties, municipalities and enterprises

If you have a PhD in ecological economics, socio-ecological systems, geography or planning, have extensive collaborative skills, are good at writing (including scientific articles), and have a good command of Norwegian, then this position could be a perfect fit for you!

Find out more detailed information about the position here.

The application deadline is April 15, 2023.

For questions related to the position, please contact the Research Director Kristin Thorsrud Teien at, tel. 930 06 805.