Post-doctoral research associate – University of Miami

University of Miami is recruiting a post-doctoral research associate to work on a NOAA funded project on ‘Examining the causes of trends in the context of a variable subpolar North Atlantic ocean.’ The successful applicant will work with a team to quantify the relative roles of different ocean and atmosphere processes in driving variability and trends in North Atlantic ocean temperatures and associated climate impacts. Anticipated duties include development of ocean elements of a climate model hierarchy, analysis of observational data and climate model output, and communication of findings in written and oral form.

Desired qualifications include a Ph.D. in ocean or atmospheric science, strong quantitative and programming skills, experience with running the Community Earth System Model or other atmosphere or ocean general circulation models, and strong oral and written communication skills. The salary will be competitive and commensurate with relevant experience. We particularly encourage applications from women, minorities, and other groups that are historically underrepresented in the Geosciences. This appointment is for one year and subject to extension pending funding availability.

Please encourage qualified individuals to submit their applications at and entering requisition number R100040743. We will begin reviewing applications immediately, and start date can be as early as Sep 15, 2020.

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