Postdoctoral Researcher

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  • School of Physical Sciences - Earth System Science


    Open date: September 12th, 2018

    Next review date: October 12th, 2018
    Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

    Final date: October 19th, 2018
    Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


    The Department of Earth System Science at University of California, Irvine has an immediate opening for one or two postdoctoral researchers. The projects seek to better understand the underlying dynamics of ENSO complexity and climate variability in the Western Pacific. The work involves analyzing reanalysis data, hindcast products, and coupled model simulations, as well as performing numerical experiments with coupled atmosphere-ocean general circulation models (CGCMs).

    Applicants should have a Ph.D. in atmospheric science, physical oceanography, or a related discipline. Preference will be given to individuals with prior experience working with CGCMs and with strong programming skills. Salary is commensurate with experience. The initial appointment for this position is one year, with renewal contingent on performance and the availability of funds.

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
    Job location Irvine, CA


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    Posted: 9/13/2018
    Application Due: 10/21/2018
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