Post-doctoral Position – McGill University

The McGill AOS (Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences) Physical Oceanography and Bioegochemistry Research Group seeks a motivated and independent postdoctoral research associate to study ocean circulation, climate and/or biogeochemistry. Current research areas are in glider-based field research, the Labrador Sea, and synthesis of global climate models and large-scale observational data sets.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in oceanography, engineering, physics, or quantitative earth sciences. Training in oceanography is strongly preferred, and strong quantitative and/or statistical skills are required. Experience in the field, and particularly with gliders, is an asset.

McGill University is an English‐language University located in Montreal, one of North America’s most cosmopolitan cities. For more information about McGill University and the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences please see http://www.mcgill.ca/meteo.

The appointment is initially for one year, with renewal for subsequent years based on satisfactory performance and continued funding. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preferred start date is on or before September 1, 2013. Applicants should submit a CV, statement of research experience and interests, and the names of 3 references to jaime.palter@mcgill.ca

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