Columbia University Postdoctoral Research Scientist in New York, New York
Job Requisition Number 00001627
Field(s) of Specialization Ocean and Climate Physics
Position Title Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Department EIL Lamont Divisions
Division Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory
Location Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades, New York, is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Research Scientist (PDRS) in the Division of Ocean and Climate Physics, under the mentorship of Professor Lorenzo Polvani, Dr. Michael Previdi and Dr. Karen Smith.
The PDRS will contribute to a project investigating the mechanism underlying Arctic climate change and polar amplification. We seek an atmospheric/climate scientist with prior experience analyzing, visualizing, and interpreting large datasets. The researcher is expected to present findings at national and international scientific conferences, to prepare publications for submission to scientific journals, and to participate in other activities related to the project.
Minimum Degree Required
A Ph.D. in Atmospheric, Climate, or Earth System Science, or related field is required. Prior scientific experience, strong coding skills (e.g., Python, R, Matlab, Fortran, etc.) and experience with designing, configuring and conducting model simulations is also required.
Appointment will be for one year with potential renewal for a second year contingent on progress and funding.
Search will remain open for a least 30 days after the ad appears and will continue until the position is filled.
Columbia University benefits offered with this Officer of Research appointment.
RAPS posting date 04/30/2020
Search Closing Date
Special Instructions to the Applicant
All prospective candidates must apply online.
Proposed Start Date
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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