The successful candidate will work with developers of a new laser methane sensor to develop and implement biosphere-atmosphere permafrost methane flux modeling using measurements in the Arctic.
Key responsibilities include:
- Develop and perform modeling to help determine the configuration of measurements that will begin in summer 2022;
- Assist in the field deployment of a dual frequency comb spectrometer in the Arctic; and
- Develop the modeling framework to quantify methane fluxes across scales, from point source to landscape wide to comparison with available satellite-based information produced in the project.
- PhD in atmospheric sciences, environmental sciences, geosciences, chemistry, statistics, data sciences, computer sciences, or other quantitative science or engineering fields;
- Demonstrated ability to conduct data analyses and communicate results to the scientific community via peer-reviewed publications and presentations;
- Demonstrated ability to synthesize and implement findings from the peer-reviewed literature; and
- Proficiency in computer programming.
Applications must include:
- Resume or curriculum vitae;
- Cover letter addressed to the Search Committee briefly describing qualifications, professional goals, and specific interest in this position; and
- List of contact information for three references who will be willing to write a confidential Letter of Recommendation.
Application deadline: Open until filled
For more information and to apply, go to:
Full Position Announcement
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