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Post Doctorate RA - Modeling Hydroclimate and Land-Atmosphere Interactions

RICHLAND, WA


Job Description

Job ID: 307829
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Temporary

Job Description

PNNL is recruiting a postdoctoral scientist to improve understanding and modeling of hydroclimate and the role of land-atmosphere interactions in hydrologic extremes. The successful candidate will perform analysis of observations and design and execute modeling experiments using climate and land surface models to elucidate processes that influence the predictability of hydrologic extremes. Working with PNNL scientists, the candidate will also develop diagnostics and metrics to understand and quantify model skill and the impacts of land-atmosphere interactions.
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Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
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Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have received a PhD within the past five years (60 months) or within the next 8 months from an accredited college or university.
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Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity with the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) model, WRF-hydro, and global climate and land surface models will be considered favorably during the evaluation. The candidate should demonstrate good communication skill in presentation and writing.

A Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Hydrology, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Geoscience, or related subjects is required.
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Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 307829
Directorate: Earth & Biological Sciences
Division: Atmospher Sci's & Global Chg
Group: Advanced Study & Development
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