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Postdoctoral Researcher
Whiteknights Reading UK

Job reference: SRF22320

Location: Whiteknights Reading UK

Closing date: 23/05/2018

Job live date: 04/04/2018

Salary: £29,799 to £32,548 per annum depending on experience

Employment type: AR-Research

Department: School of Mathematical Physical & Computational Sciences

Division: Meteorology

Hours per week: 1.00 FTE

Employment Basis/Type: 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

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Contact name:

Rémi Tailleux

Contact name:

Till Kuhlbrodt

Contact phone:

+44 118 378 8328

Contact phone:

+44 118 378 5100

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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.


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