|From||Hayley Fowler <email@example.com>|
|Date||Mon, 15 Jan 2018 10:29:25 +0000|
Research Assistant/Associate (INTENSE) - D95132R School of Engineering, Newcastle upon Tyne Closing date: 02/02/2018 Salary: £27,285 to £28,936 (PhD not awarded) £29,799 to £38,833 (PhD Awarded) Closing Date: 02 February 2018 Applications are invited for a highly motivated and enthusiastic researcher to be based in the School of Engineering. You will carry out research on the project "INTENSE: INTElligent use of climate models for adaptatioN to non-Stationary hydrological Extremes" funded by the European Research Council. https://research.ncl.ac.uk/intense/aboutintense/ You will be responsible for work to examine the influence of local thermodynamics (temperature, humidity etc.) on sub-daily and daily precipitation extremes around the globe using a new global sub-daily precipitation dataset being collected as part of the project, and examine this in relation to climate model outputs. This will involve working with Dr Geert Lenderink and his team at KNMI, Netherlands. You should have a PhD (awarded or nearing completion, or have equivalent and substantial relevant experience), with a proven record of achievement in a relevant research area and a creative approach to solving problems with an appropriate level of mathematical ability and prior use and knowledge of statistics. Experience in handing and manipulation of large datasets and computer programming skills are essential. Experience with precipitation datasets is desirable. You will have excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team. You will also have the ability to work to deadlines and manage competing priorities. This post is available fixed term for 12 months and is full time For further details see http://www.ncl.ac.uk/vacancies/jobs/#about Informal enquiries and requests for more detailed project information should be directed to Professor Hayley Fowler (firstname.lastname@example.org). Professor Hayley Fowler Professor of Climate Change Impacts and Royal Society Wolfson Research Fellow -------------------------------------------------------------- Centre for Earth Systems Engineering Research School of Engineering Cassie Building Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU Tel: 0191 208 7113 Fax: 0191 208 6502
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