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Job Category: Research

Postdoctoral Researcher

The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), in association with Boise State University, and the U.S.D.A. Agricultural Research Service (ARS), is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher to work on...

Research Associate in Engineering Systems and Environment

The Department of Engineering Systems and Environment at the University of Virginia is seeking a Research Associate (Postdoctoral level) to work under the supervision of Prof. Jonathan Goodall. The successful candidate will assist in hydroinformatics research. 

Duties will include computational; modeling of hydrologic systems, software development, project management, and presenting research results as journal papers and conference presentations. 

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.