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Postdoctoral Researcher

Job Reference : SRF22320
Location : Whiteknights Reading UK
Closing Date : 23/05/2018
Live Date : 04/04/2018
Salary : £29,799 to £32,548 per annum depending on experience
Employment Type : AR-Research
School / Function : School of Mathematical Physical & Computational Sciences
Department : Meteorology
Hours Per week : 1.00 FTE
Contract Duration : Full-time,Fixed-term

We seek a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to join the Environmental Research Division and work on a 3-year NERC funded project to implement and test a newly developed process-based model of ocean heat uptake that will improve the accuracy of climate change projections by simple climate models.

You will have:

  • A recently completed PhD in Physical Oceanography or related discipline
  • Experience with analysing oceanic observations and/or climate model simulations
  • Strong numeracy skills and proficiency in a programming language such as Python/Matlab/Fortran
  • Publication record commensurate with experience

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Principal Investigator

Contact role:


Contact name:

Rémi Tailleux

Contact name:

Till Kuhlbrodt

Contact phone:

+44 118 378 8328

Contact phone:

+44 118 378 5100

Contact email:

Contact email:

Interviews will be held on 13 June 2018

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce, is a Stonewall Diversity and Global Diversity Champion, and supports the principles of the Race Equality Charter and Athena SWAN.  Applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements are welcomed and will be considered in line with business needs.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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