The successful candidate will conduct studies that include the development, parameterization, testing, analysis, and application of models that simulate the vegetation and carbon dynamics of boreal forest ecosystems in Alaska.
Applicants must have a PhD degree (already received or awaiting receipt with all requirements fulfilled). Training in earth system science or biogeochemistry is required. Research experience in modeling vegetation dynamics or biogeochemistry is required, and skills in data analysis and computer programming are preferred.
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Review of applications begins: 1 May 2011. The position is open until filled.
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A. David McGuire
University of Alaska Fairbanks seeks Postdoctoral Scientist Boreal Ecosystem Dynamics
Thu, Mar 31, 2011
The Institute of Arctic Biology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks seeks applications for a postdoctoral scientist to conduct modeling studies part of a project entitled "Identifying indicators of state change and forecasting future vulnerability in Alaskan boreal ecosystems." The position will be based in Fairbanks, Alaska.