Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment - Durham

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Position ID:Duke-NSOE-Durham-POSTDOC_HU [#27448]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate - Climate Dynamics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Climate
Appl Deadline: (posted 2024/04/03, listed until 2024/10/03)
Position Description:    

The Hu Climate Dynamics Lab at Duke University is seeking 1 postdoctoral associate to work on coupled climate dynamics. The main goal of the Hu lab is to understand the role of air-sea coupling in global climate change and variability by combining theory, observations, and climate modeling. In this position, the postdoctoral associate will explore the physical processes underlying extratropical air-sea interactions related to climate/weather extremes (e.g., marine heatwaves, atmospheric rivers, etc.).

TERM: This position will be awarded for 1 year and extended by 1 more year contingent on satisfactory performance. There is also a possibility of renewal for a third year.

QUALIFICATIONS: A PhD in climate dynamics, physical oceanography, or atmospheric science is required. Modeling experience with general circulation models, preferably CESM, is highly desirable.


WORK LOCATION: Work takes place in Durham, NC

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