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Watershed/Forest Hydrology Postdoctoral Associate

The Jones Center at Ichauway invites applications for a Postdoctoral Associate in watershed modeling. The candidate should have a Ph.D., or have completed all necessary degree requirements prior to employment, in the subject area of hydrology, forest hydrology, ecosystem ecology, or a closely-related field. Applicants should possess a demonstrated understanding of watershed function, have strong quantitative and computing skills, and be able to integrate land/forest management and climatological data with hydrologic data. Strong candidates will have experience linking watershed hydrology with related fields such as agricultural engineering, ecohydrology, freshwater aquatic ecology, or biogeochemical cycling through data analysis and modeling. 

Due date: Full consideration will be given to applications received by Friday, October 2, 2020; but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Professional Research Assistant - University of Colorado, Boulder

The institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR) at the University od Colorado-Boulder is seeking a highly qualified Professional Research Assistant to manage field and laboratory activities related to a newly funded project investigating soil, water, and geochemical processes in Colorado and California. The initial assignment will be for one year with the possibility of extension pending funding and evaluation. The preferred start date is October 1, 2020. 

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. 

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Mesoscale Meteorology and Hydrometeorology Post-Doctoral Positions Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes - UC San Diego’s Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Location: La Jolla, Ca

To apply: Please send CV, cover letter, brief statement of research interest, and three references (name and contact information) 

Deadline: Position is available immediately. Preference will be given to applications received by October 1, 2020 but applications will be considered until the position is filled. 

The Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes, (CW3E; cw3e.ucsd.edu) is a research and applications center established in 2014 at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) by its Director, Dr. F. Martin Ralph. CW3E focuses on the physical understanding, observations, weather predictions of extreme weather and water events to support effective policies and practices to improve resilience in the Western U.S. CW3E carries out its goals with a diverse network of research and operational partners at more than ten other institutions across the U.S. Individuals will be joining a group of several existing Postdoctoral scholars and graduate students, and a number of experiences faculty, researchers, and staff at SIO who are involved with CW3E. CW3E strives to increase diversity in the geosciences and practices the UC San Diego's Principles of Community (https://ucsd.edu/about/principles.html).

All candidates should be between near completion of their PhD (estimated within 3 months), and having no more than 2 years of post-doc experience. Candidates should be self-motivated and hard-working. Good written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to produce scientific publications and presentations and meet project milestones are required. Successful applicants should be comfortable working independently with large code libraries and databases, utilizing large meteorological data set, and producing effective visualizations. 

Field Research Specialist (Official Title: Visiting Scientific Specialist, Watershed Science) - Illinois State Water Survey

Location: ISWS office in East Peoria, Illinois. 

Primary position function is to manage watershed field data collection campaigns and assist with the reduction and dissemination of collected data. For full position announcement and to apply, create a candidate profuile at https://jobs.illinois.edu and upload cover letter with statement of research interests, CV, and contact information for three references. If any questions, please email Jon Freiman at jcf@illinois.edu

Application Deadline: September 15, 2020. 

Water Resources Engineer (Entry Level) - Fargo, ND

OUR CULTURE.  YOUR CAREER.
Houston Engineering Inc. (HEI), is a full-service civil engineering, surveying, environmental and technology solutions consulting firm with multiple locations throughout the Midwest.  Having been in business since 1968, we have provided outstanding client service and effectively managed our business strategy resulting in sustained growth.  Our commitment continues to be meeting our client needs and providing a casual and productive atmosphere for our employees.  The challenge and opportunity you seek can be found at Houston Engineering!

We are currently seeking a Water Resources Engineer to join our Water Resources team in Fargo, ND.

Water Resources Engineer (Entry Level) - Maple Grove, MN

OUR CULTURE.  YOUR CAREER.
Houston Engineering Inc. (HEI), is a full service civil engineering, surveying, environmental and technology solutions consulting firm with multiple locations throughout the Midwest.  Having been in business since 1968, we have provided outstanding client service and effectively managed our business strategy resulting in sustained growth.  Our commitment continues to be meeting our client needs and providing a productive and fun atmosphere for our employees.

We are currently seeking a Water Resources Engineer to join our team in Maple Grove, MN.

Water Resources Engineer - Fargo, ND

At Houston Engineering, Inc, we are engineers, scientists, GIS specialists, programmers, and surveyors providing innovative and practical leading-edge water quality solutions to public, private and non-profit clients. Our work is conducted from offices throughout the Midwest, however, our reach goes well beyond.  We pride ourselves on our commitment to meeting client needs by providing innovative engineering and environmental solutions, as well as providing a work environment that is engaging and fun for our employees!

Our unique perspectives on joining web technology with engineering and science has made us a leader in the development of innovative solutions to water resource management projects.  Join our team as we have an immediate opening for an experienced Water Resources project manager.

Associate/Full Professor Environmental Data Science, University of Virginia

The Department of Environmental Sciences (EVSC) and the School of Data Science (SDS) at the University of Virginia invite applicants for a full-time tenured position at the level of Associate or Full Professor in the area of Environmental Data Science, with rank commensurate to experience level. We seek applicants whose research and teaching address questions in environmental science using novel approaches to the data cycle to advance knowledge of environmental systems, and to solve problems of societal relevance.  Approaches of interest include, but are not limited to, data acquisition, analytical workflows, and data-driven computational methods (e.g. machine-learning, statistical or simulation approaches). The ideal candidate is data-oriented, has a track record of open collaborative, cross-disciplinary work, and holds a PhD or equivalent in a relevant field.  This position is open to all areas of the environmental sciences but will prioritize data science research and teaching in the hydrologic, atmospheric, or geoscience domains.