|From||"Roger Brugge" <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date||Fri, 21 Dec 2012 15:32:37 +0000|
Forwarded from CLIMLIST... The Institute for Applied Remote Sensing at the European Academy Bolzano - Italy (EURAC) is looking for an: Expert in data analysis and data integration (remote sensing - in-situ - models) for environmental monitoring Tasks The candidate will support our mission to fuse earth observation (EO) techniques with in-situ measurement networks, proximity sensing and models in order to develop a framework for an integrated environmental monitoring and assessment for mountain regions. His/her activities will focus on: - Development of robust methods for data integration and data assimilation of remote sensing and in-situ data in the field of hydrology (soil moisture, evapotranspiration, snow) and vegetation parameters (Leaf Area Index, phenology) with the help of models. - Perform respective data integration activities in two running projects with a focus on hydrology and vegetation parameters. - Support the team with methodological expertise in data analysis of large data sets in the field of meteorology, hydrology and terrain deformation (time series analysis and extreme-value statistics) The candidate will take a senior position within our institute including the responsibility for leading and acquiring projects. Qualification - PhD + min. 2 years scientific working experience in the field of data analysis and data integration of remote sensing data and in-situ data - Education in hydrology, meteorology, climatology, physics, geophysics or comparable subjects - Demonstrated ability to use mathematical and statistical approaches for data analysis and data integration and proficient expertise in respective tools (MatLab, R, ...), including programming skills - Ability in using climate and meteorological large datasets - Experience in project management and fund raising - Ability in team working, good communication with users and other international partners - Demonstrated ability to write peer reviewed publications - Very good English ( + good German and / or Italian desirable) We offer - An interesting, highly responsible job in a young international and interdisciplinary team - State-of-the-art technical facilities (soft- and hardware, communication tools) - Access to EURAC's numerous scientific and cultural facilities and events - An attractive working place in a vivid city in the heart of the Alps with endless opportunities for skiing, hiking, climbing The contract will start as soon as possible and will be issued for 3 years with the possibility to be transformed into a fixed position after this period. Candidates should submit their application completed with cover letter, CV and a publication list until 31.1.2013 in digital form (PDF) to the address below. Don't hesitate to contact us for any further questions. European Academy of Bolzano - Institute for Applied Remote Sensing Viale Druso 1 39100 Bolzano - Italy email: <email@example.com> Please attach the following consent to your personal record, in accordance to the data security decree 196/2003 about personal data handling: 'I authorize EURAC to use my personal data in accordance to decree 196/2003.' We inform you that we will not be allowed to consider any application without this compliancy declaration.
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