Tsinghua University, Department of Earth Systems Science

Position ID:Tsinghua University-Department of Earth Systems Science-POSTDOC2023 [#24363]
Position Title: Post-doctoral /Young Scientist Position for Carbon Monitor Project
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Beijing, Paris, France [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Atmospheric Science
Public Policy
Energy & Environment
Environmental Studies (more...)
Appl Deadline:2023/04/30 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/02/19, finished 2023/11/04, listed until 2023/04/30)
Position Description:    

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Carbon Monitor international team (https://carbonmonitor.org) led by LSCE in France and Tsinghua University in China are looking for a motivated post-doctoral or young data scientist to work on but not limited to: - Development and timely provision of data quantifying the daily emissions of CO2 from fossil fuel burning and cement production at national scale based on near-real-time activity data assembled from the Carbon Monitor project (https://carbonmonitor.org ). - Evaluation of daily CO2 emissions against national inventories and other relevant datasets - Improvement of methodologies used to derive daily CO2 emissions from activity data, including the use of satellite proxies and socio-economic indicators. - Evaluation of atmospheric inversions results against regional and local estimates of greenhouse gas emissions for fossil fuel CO2 emissions and CH4 anthropogenic emissions

Contract duration: 24 months, with an extension possible. Starting date: The position is available from Feb 1st 2023 and will remain open until filled. The expected start of the position is Spring 2023. Salary: Competitive salary, full social and health benefits, commensurate with work experience.

LSCE https://www.lsce.ipsl.fr Is a world-class research laboratory established and a collaboration between CEA, CNRS and the University of Versailles Saint-Quentin -UVSQ. The LSCE hosts approximately 300 research- ers, engineers and administrative staff including many PhD and master’s students. This project will provide the employee with the opportunity to work directly on advanced methods with re- searchers from the LSCE and other institutions. Location: about 20 km from the heart of Paris, in the Orme des Merisiers green area.

Tsinghua University https://www.tsinghua.edu.cn/en/ Established in 1911, Tsinghua University is a unique comprehensive university bridging China and the world, connecting ancient and modern, and encompassing the arts and sciences. As one of China's most prestigious and influential universities, Tsinghua is committed to cultivating global citizens who will thrive in today's world and become tomorrow's leaders. Through the pursuit of education and research at the highest level of excellence, Tsinghua is developing innovative solutions that will help solve pressing sustainability problems in the world. Tsinghua University is 15th worldwide in The QS World University Rankings 2020. Since 2015, Tsinghua has been ranked as the world No.1 in engineering and computer science.

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Room 801, Mengminwei Science Building, Department of Earth System Science Tsinghua University,Tsinghua University, Haidaian, Beijing, 100084, China