RESEARCH ASSOCIATE OPPORTUNITY
We are seeking a researcher with expertise in the field of data science, applied within the scope of commercial building efficiency and healthy building analysis. The successful applicant will be working directly with a private-sector startup in the building efficiency retrofit sector, with a focus on identifying best practices from industry literature and research application, while also pursuing field research in both controlled environments and real-world conditions. The majority of the work will take place onsite with the startup, in close collaboration with the Data Science NEXUS. A multi-disciplinary approach to literature review will be required, both in the fields of data science and building/environmental science. This position will be conducting and validating new research in the field with an immediate goal of research commercialization. Interest in the innovation space or a startup environment is considered an asset. Must possess graduate degree or higher.
Applicants are to submit a curriculum vitae and names of references to Margaret.Smith@umanitoba.ca