Jobs: Postdoc/PhD Candidate, “Managing Scarcity” (Maastricht University; various deadlines)

10 maart 2020

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Maastricht University is hiring two PhDs and one postdoc (four-year appointments) for an NWO-funded project on the history of the oil industry, resource scarcity, and alternative energy in the long 1970s.

One PhD will look at the oil industry’s involvement with nuclear energy, the other solar energy. The postdoc will focus on resource scarcity forecasting techniques and oil actors’ participation in global debates about resource scarcity and environmentalism. Ads for the positions are available here:

For more information about these positions or the project of which they are a part, please contact Cyrus Mody at