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[Met-jobs] Postdoctoral position

From "Janet F. Barlow" <j.f.barlow@reading.ac.uk>
To "met-jobs@lists.reading.ac.uk" <met-jobs@lists.reading.ac.uk>
Date Tue, 25 Oct 2011 08:20:38 +0000

Hello there, please note that I am advertising a postdoctoral position, *closing date 27th October, i.e. this week!*

Please get in touch if you are interested and would like further details,

 

Best wishes,

Janet

 

Post Doctoral Research Assistant

University of Reading - Department of Meteorology

 

Start date: as soon as possible

 

Closing date: 27 October 2011

 

Reference number: RS11033

 

Post type: full-time, fixed-term until 28 February 2014

 

Pay grade: 6

 

Payscale: £27,428 to £29,099 per annum

 

We need a highly motivated Post Doctoral Research Assistant to lead field-based investigation of the complex effects of buildings on urban microclimate, with application to sustainable design of urban areas. This is under the ACTUAL project (www.actual.ac.uk).

 

You will perform analysis of data from pre-existing meteorological instrumentation, with a view to developing simple models of complex atmospheric processes. Good communication skills are required to disseminate key results to both academic and industrial project partners.

 

You will have:

 

    relevant experience with scientific instrumentation, preferably including fieldwork

    a PhD in a Physical Science, Engineering or similar field

    strong communication skills, both written and verbal

    peer-reviewed publications

 

Candidates will have the opportunity to engage with international researchers in experimental campaigns based in London.

 

Informal contact details

 

Contact role: Principal Investigator

Contact name: Dr Janet Barlow

Contact phone: +44 (0)118 378 6022     

Contact email: j.f.barlow@reading.ac.uk

 

Closing date: 27 October 2011

 

To apply please visit www.reading.ac.uk/Jobs or contact Human Resources, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 217, Reading RG6 6AH. Telephone             +44(0)118 378 6771       (voicemail)

 

Please quote the relevant reference number.

 

We value a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

 

Dr Janet Barlow           Reader in Urban Meteorology

 

Department of Meteorology

University of Reading

Earley Gate

P.O. Box 243

Reading   RG6 6BB

 

t: +44(0)118 3786022     

f: +44(0)118 3788905     

http://www.met.rdg.ac.uk/Research/boundary_layer/people/janet.html

 

 

 

Dr Janet Barlow           Reader in Urban Meteorology

 

Department of Meteorology

University of Reading

Earley Gate

P.O. Box 243

Reading   RG6 6BB

 

t: +44(0)118 3786022     

f: +44(0)118 3788905     

http://www.met.rdg.ac.uk/Research/boundary_layer/people/janet.html

 



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