Postdoctoral positions – University of Colorado, Boulder, and at University of California, Berkeley

Two postdoctoral positions are available, one at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and the other at the University of California, Berkeley, to work on the NSF-funded project jointly supervised by Professors K Julien (Boulder) and E Knobloch (Berkeley). 

The NSF funded project focuses on salt-finger convection and associated mixing in the oceans and is entitled “Collaborative Research: Explorations of Salt Finger Convection in the Extreme Oceanic Parameter Regime: An Asymptotic Modeling Approach’’ 

Experience in asymptotic analysis, and the theory and simulation of turbulent flows in three dimensions is desirable. A recent PhD in fluid dynamics, applied mathematics or a related area is required.

The Boulder position is available from 1 January 2021  (see; 

The Berkeley position is available from 1 August 2021 or by mutual agreement. 

For more information please contact Professors Julien ( and Knobloch ( For full consideration applications should be received by 1 December 2020.
The Universities of Colorado and California are equal-opportunity employers; applications from women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged.  

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