British Antarctic Survey Physical Oceanography Position
Physical Oceanographer, British Antarctic Survey
Cambridge , England
The British Antarctic Survey (BAS), part of the Natural Environment Research Council, aims to undertake a world-class programme of scientific research, and to sustain for the UK an active and influential regional presence and a leadership role in Antarctic affairs.
We now require a Physical Oceanographer to undertake data analysis to investigate dynamical processes in the polar oceans, with a particular focus on the Arctic Ocean. This position will contribute to the NERC TEA-COSI (The Environment of the Arctic: Climate, Ocean and Sea Ice) project. The postholder will also be expected to assist with polar ocean fieldwork relevant to the Open Oceans programme.
Qualifications: Good first degree in physical science/mathematics plus PhD or equivalent postgraduate experience