Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy

The Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy at the Central European University is an international center of excellence in environmental and sustainability research and teaching with a focus on interdisciplinary and critical scholarship in energy transitions and climate change; environmental and resource governance; environmental justice, politics and humanities; resource management and pollution control; and sustainable management of socio-ecological systems. We produce and disseminate knowledge informing policy and practice to support open, democratic and environmentally sustainable societies. We offer Master’s and PhD education to future professionals and academics from around the world. Through cooperation with networks of scholars and practitioners worldwide, we serve as a platform for the exchange of novel ideas addressing key environmental and sustainability challenges in our focus areas.

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Vienna, Quellenstrasse 51 | A002-A010
(+43 1) 25230 7111
Budapest, Nador u. 13 | 1st Floor
(+36 1) 327 3021

Job Announcements

Application deadline: Date February 20, 2021
Starting date: Date March 1, 2021
Location: Vienna
Application deadline: Date March 1, 2021
Starting date: Date September 1, 2021
Location: Budapest
Application deadline: Open until filled
Starting date: As soon as possible


September, 2019 to August, 2023
Main researcher(s) at CEU: Aleh Cherp
June, 2019 to May, 2022
Main researcher(s) at CEU: Diana Ürge-Vorsatz
September, 2019 to February, 2022
Main researcher(s) at CEU: Diana Ürge-Vorsatz
January, 2019 to December, 2021
Main researcher(s) at CEU: Tamara Steger, László Pintér, Dora Almassy, Ian Cook
December, 2016 to November, 2020
June, 2019 to June, 2020
Main researcher(s) at CEU: Diana Ürge-Vorsatz