Open call for PhD in Future Earth, Climate Change and Societal Challenges in Bologna

Earth sciences, climate change, the global coastal ocean, data-driven forecasting, risk prediction and mitigation. The CMCC Foundation is contributing with nine PhD scholarship opportunities to the PhD program in “Future Earth, Climate Change and Societal Challenges” at the University of Bologna.

Deadline for applications is June 17, 2024.

Positions are available on the following research topics:

Generative AI Powered Collaborative Coastal Monitoring
Data-driven coastal natural disaster prediction and mitigation
Communities and citizen science for global coastal ocean monitoring
Innovative approaches for a sustainable and just water governance
Enabling transition and transformation in coastal areas
High-resolution ensemble ocean forecasting and data assimilation at coastal scale
Integrate groundwaters and marine waters in a seamless modelling of a catchment-sea continuum
Improving seasonal forecast of extreme precipitation
Improving regional ocean short-term forecasting: optimizations and innovations

The program is trans-disciplinary, sponsoring convergence between science, engineering, cultural and socio-economic disciplines.

More information about the PhD programme is available here.