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The Transport for London has a job offer for two persons to join a team of professionals carrying out strategic highway modelling tasks in the Policy Appraisal team within TfL Planning. They will be supporting senior colleagues in the development and application of transport models, forecasting and appraisal work. They will review model outputs, provide commentary on forecasting results and create project reports. The post will involve working with a variety of stakeholders across TfL, London Boroughs, contractors and central Government. The post holder will ensure that the modelling and analysis they undertake provide clear and robust evidence to support decisions on the future of London’s transport. For more information, follow this link.



The Department of Transport Engineering and Logistics (DTEL) at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, hosts of the BRT Centre of Excellence ( and key member of the Centre for Sustainable Urban Development – CEDEUS (, is currently looking for a post doctorate or experienced researcher to join our research group. For more information, please download this document.


Funded PhD-Studentship opportunity in the context of a research program under the European Investment Bank University Research Sponsorship (EIBURS)



The Eiffel excellence program offers two components:

  • A Master component which helps fund a master level degree course from 12 to 36 months
  • A Ph.D. component to fund mobility programs for 10 months under a thesis joint supervision or co-tutorship (preferably for the second doctoral year).

If applications are subject to a single call for applications, application forms are specific to each component. Read the complet offer here.


The Transport Area of the Florence School of Regulation is looking for a young professional/recent graduate to fill a position as Research Assistant (deadline 26 August). We would be grateful if you could assist in disseminating this vacancy announcement with (former) students and other potential candidates.

The post holder will contribute to the increase of the network and visibility of FSR Transport, to the creation of dissemination material and minor research. The post holder will also help with the organisation of policy events, conferences and other activities of the department.

FSR Transport welcomes applications from young professionals and recent graduates with excellent knowledge of European transport regulation and policies.

To learn more on this position please visit our website or write to

Submissions consisting of a CV, cover letter and a one page writing sample (see attachment for details) have to be addressed to by the 26th August.


The OHL School of Construction in the College of Engineering and Computing at Florida International University (FIU) recruits graduate research assistants (RA) at Ph.D. level for Fall 2013 and Spring 2014. Do you want more information? Click here.



SHMI is looking for a Ph.D.-Scientist/Engineer for hydrological research. More information in its Web site.


GRANTS Information UPM - Grant ARRANGEMENTS WITH RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS The College of civil engineering has signed a financial assistance arrangement to help research as University-Company Department, and the associated departments to MUSIC. All chair-departments have the objective to finance scholarship for both Masters and PhD students within the UPM. The University-Company Departments (ónis responsible for financing the academic needs for the MUSIC course.

  • Chair Department of Sustainable Mobility – Regional Committee of Transport in Madrid
  • Amelio Ochoa: Chair Department of Road Transport Management - Francisco Corel Foundation
  • Chair Department of Rail Rafael del Pino y Moreno - Ferrovial Group and Rafael del Pino Foundation
  • Chair Department of Transport Engineering- Luis del Rivero – Sacyr and Vallermoso Group
  • Chair Department of Transport Infrastructure Florentino Pérez- ACS Group, Dragados Foundation.
  • Chair Department of Transport Economy – INECO‐TIFSA
  • Chair Department of Ports Engineering- Pablo Bueno

STUDENT EXCHANGE One of the objectives of MUSIC in the field of geographic mobility is to improve student exchange. The aim is to have 15% foreign students, both from the EU and other countries. Likewise at least 15% of students should complete experiences exchange in universities or research centres. These exchanges should be at least two month. In the Master degree students should complete the exchange experience during the Master Project research or studying related courses.
Officials Master Grant
Scholarship from the Ministry of Education for financing registration expenditures for Official Masters in Public Universities, addressed to graduate students which were born between 1969 and 1983, unemployed and officially available to receive this scholarship. Deadline: October 30
Please be infomored that PhD Students Scholarship are now open. The information about the different scholarships and its requirements are here detailed:

- PhD Students Scholarship within research centres and UPM institutions.   


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