Full-time Research Associate (Post Doc) position in Climate Modeling

CEOASThe College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS) at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time Research Associate (Post Doc) position in one or more of the following topics:

probabilistic projections of the impact of Greenland Ice Sheet melting on the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation;
quantifying the effect of oscillations of the moon’s orbit around Earth (Lunar Nodal Cycle) on tides, ocean mixing, and climate; or
estimating climate sensitivity from temperature reconstructions and global climate model simulations of the Last Glacial Maximum.

Minimum Qualifications: Doctorate (PhD) in physics, mathematics, statistics, atmospheric sciences, oceanography, or a closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications: Programming experience (FORTRAN, C), experience with the development and/or analysis of climate models, experience with statistical methods, background in climate/paleoclimate science, and a demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.

For Full Consideration Date: October 31, 2013

Closing Date: November 30, 2013

For information regarding the projects see:

http://people.oregonstate.edu/~schmita2/Projects/AMOC/
http://people.oregonstate.edu/~schmita2/Projects/LNC/
http://people.oregonstate.edu/~schmita2/Projects/LGM_CS/

Inquiries about the position may be directed via email to Dr. Schmittner at aschmitt@coas.oregonstate.edu.

See full posting and instructions on how to apply at:

http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=62943,

http://oregonstate.edu/jobs (0011403), or

http://ceoas.oregonstate.edu/employment/.