Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment - Durham

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Position ID:Duke-NSOE-Durham-POSTDOC_HU [#24736, 3820]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate - Climate Dynamics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, NorthCarolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Oceanography
Atmospheric Sciences
Climate Science
Appl Deadline: finished (2023/04/20, finished 2023/09/19, listed until 2023/10/20)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Climate Dynamics Lab at Duke University is seeking 1 or 2 Postdoctoral Associates to work on coupled climate dynamics. The main goal of our lab is to understand the role of air-sea coupling in global climate change and variability by combining theory, observations, and climate modeling. Potential research projects include but are not limited to: (1) Extratropical air-sea interactions related to atmospheric rivers, (2) ocean inter-basin interactions among the Indian, Atlantic, and Pacific Oceans.

TERM Each position will be awarded for 1 year with a flexible starting date and extended by 1-2 more years contingent on satisfactory performance.

QUALIFICATIONS A PhD in physical oceanography, atmospheric science, or related fields is required. Modeling experience with general circulation models, preferably CESM or E3SM, is highly desirable.

PROJECTED START DATE Summer or Fall 2023.

WORK LOCATION Work takes place in Durham, NC

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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