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[Met-jobs] Postdoctoral Scholar: Risk- and Decision-Analysis Climate Risk Management, Penn State, University Park

From Katerina Kostadinova <>
Date Tue, 24 Sep 2019 15:28:18 -0400

Postdoctoral Scholar: Risk- and Decision-Analysis Climate Risk Management

The Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI) at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar position focusing on risk- and decision-analysis to inform climate risk management. The successful candidate will join a transdisciplinary research team supported by funding from sponsors including NSF, DOE, and NOAA. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in a relevant discipline such as applied mathematics, statistics, atmospheric science, geosciences, civil and environmental engineering, or operations research. A Ph.D. in a relevant field is required.

The Postdoctoral Scholar will have considerable freedom to collaboratively design the research within the scope of projects relevant to the team’s efforts. Example projects include: analysis of the dynamics of coupled natural-human systems with the associated deep and dynamic uncertainties, quantification of climate hazards, quantification of trade-offs associated with adaptation to and mitigation of climate change, and applying and refining methods for many-objective robust decision making. Examples of current projects and relevant publications are provided at This position provides unique opportunities for research, education, outreach, decision support, and professional development, as well as mentoring by a team of experts in relevant disciplines.

For more information, please see the attachment or visit


Katerina Kostadinova

Administrative Support Coordinator

Earth & Environmental Systems Institute (EESI)

320 EES Building, Penn State, University Park

(814) 865-5007

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