Postdoctoral Fellow - Theoretical and Applied Data Assimilation Scientist

Colorado State University

The Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) at Colorado State University seeks to fill a postdoctoral fellowship as part of a National Science Foundation (NSF) award to be located at CIRA in Fort Collins, Colorado.

This fellowship may last up to 3 years contingent upon NSF funding availability.

The individual in this position will be part of the data assimilation group and will work on developing links between non-Gaussian distributions and different atmospheric scale dynamics, converting the hybrid version of WRF-GSI to have a non-Gaussian component, as well as developing and implementing different probability density functions detection algorithms.

Applications will be accepted until the fellowship is filled; however, to ensure full consideration applications should be submitted by 11:59 PM MT on October 18, 2017.
References may be contacted immediately and without further notification to the candidate.

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NOTE: In your cover letter, please specifically address the required and preferred qualifications of this position. While it is not anticipated that any given applicant will satisfy 100% of the preferred qualifications, presenting your relevant experience/expertise via clearly articulated examples will be of great benefit to the search committee.

CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer.

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