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Work opportunities in ExCiteS

  • Applications are invited for the position of Researcher Technician l leader within an interdisciplinary research team at UCL to play a role in the ERC funded project ECSAnVis. The project takes the ambitious step of developing geographical analysis and visualisation tools that can be used, successfully, by people with limited literacy, in a culturally appropriate way. The project includes working with marginalised, non-literate communities in remote areas (e.g. Cameroon rainforest) with the aim to enable them to conduct their own environmental monitoring or mapping. For more information about the role and to apply please click here

    The successful candidate will join a team of anthropologists, geo-information scientists, human-computer interaction experts and computer scientists and will support the research efforts undertaken within the scope of this project

  • An exciting new opportunity to join ExCiteS as a PhD student. You can find more information about the post and the project here. You may also check our current projects for additional information.
  • If you are an MSc student in computer science, software engineering, human computer interaction or in a related discipline and you want to work with us for your MSc dissertation get in touch with Artemis Skarlatidou - a[dot]skarlatidou [at]  We offer this year several MSc dissertation topics which are all part of our ExCiteS projects!

Volunteer with ExCiteS

Have you seen one of our projects that you're interested in taking part in? Get in touch with us - we're always looking for new people to work with.


Please email us at and tell us which project you'd like to contribute to or fill out the form below.

Volunteering Contact

Extreme Citizen Science (ExCiteS)
UCL Chorley Institute
University College London 
Pearson Building, Gower Street 
London WC1E 6BT

Tel: +44 (0)20 7679 2745 (ext. 32745)
Main Contact: Judy Barrett

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