Post-Doctoral Research Associate (Half-Time) Remote Sensing Hydrometeorology

The Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies (CIMMS) at The University of Oklahoma (OU) is currently looking for a half-time (20 hours/week) Post-Doctoral Research Associate.

 

Date posted

Jan. 25, 2021 12:00 am

Application deadline

Mar. 25, 2021 12:00 am

Organization

The Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies (CIMMS)

Location

  • United States

Job description

University of Oklahoma
Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies
Post-Doctoral Research Associate (Half-Time)
Remote Sensing Hydrometeorology

The Cooperative Institute for Mesoscale Meteorological Studies (CIMMS) at The University of Oklahoma (OU) is currently looking for a half-time (20 hours/week) Post-Doctoral Research Associate working in the National Weather Center (NWC). The NWC is a highly collaborative operational, research, and academic environment containing a number of NOAA and OU organizations.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • The primary task consists of applications of both radar and satellite data on natural hazards such as drought and floods.
  • An additional task of this project is to support the further development of severe thunderstorm applications based on NASA Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) data to develop joint ground radar-satellite research.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • A PhD in Meteorology, Atmospheric Science, Hydrology or related area
  • Proficiency with programming languages (preferably MATLAB)
  • Ability to work and communicate in a team environment

You will work under general supervision of CIMMS Research Scientists but are expected to work independently and determine action to be taken in handling all but unusual situations. This is a non-supervisory position. Salary is based on your education, experience, skills, and knowledge. Information on University of Oklahoma benefits may be found at https://hr.ou.edu.

To apply for the position, please send your CV, cover letter, and list of three references to:
CIMMS Careers
University of Oklahoma CIMMS
120 David L. Boren Blvd., Suite 2100
Norman, OK 73072-7304
CIMMS-careers@ou.edu
Job Requisition: Remote Sensing Post-Doc

The University of Oklahoma is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.