Senior researcher knowledgeable in the PSS field

We are currently looking for a senior researcher with an interest in product-service systems such as Mobility-as-a-Service. We are a growing research institute based in Gothenburg, Sweden that offers a research-intensive environment with close links to academia, industry and the public sector and the opportunity to shape sustainable transitions as they unfold. We offer the possibility to apply academic skills and competence in a range of applied and action-research projects linked to the transport sector.

RISE Viktoria: is a research institute with 80 employees that focus on the development of sustainable transport systems. Viktoria consists of five application areas: electromobility, cooperative systems, digital innovation, sustainable transport and sustainable business. We are engaged in cutting-edge projects linked to vehicle automation, connectivity, digitalisation, the circular economy and new mobility services that combine different transport modes (Mobility-as-a-Service). We offer a unique setting where scholars can combine academic achievement with impact by pursuing pioneering research and by aiming to influence societal developments. Our target is a more sustainable transport system.

 

To be a successful candidate, you will have:

  • A doctoral degree in the PSS field or closely related
  • Specific interest in the transition of manufacturing firms to services and/or design for PSS
  • Some experience of working in applied or action research
  • Knowledge of fields related to innovation/transition studies and/or business model innovation

It is a definite plus if you also:

  • Have experience from industry

We offer an attractive contract and pension, and the opportunity to work in a stimulating, research-intensive environment. 

Interested? – please contact:

  • Mats Williander, +46 705 90 93 10, Mats.Williander [at] ri.se
  • Matilda Lindström +46 703 60 83 78, Matilda.Lindstrom [at] ri.se