Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Durham University - Department of Geography


Location: Durham City

Contract: Fixed term until 31 December 2020

Closing Date: 02 January 2018 (Midday)

Working Arrangements this role is full time but we will consider requests for flexible working arrangements including potential job shares

Post Doctoral Research Associate (Understanding the Sensitivity of Major East Antarctica Outlet Glaciers to Recent and Future Climate Change)

The Department of Geography, Durham University, is seeking to appoint a full-time Grade 7 post-doctoral research assistant (PDRA) for 3 years to work on a NERC-funded project aimed at understanding the sensitivity of major East Antarctica outlet glaciers to recent and future climate change.

The appointee will have expertise in remote sensing of the cryosphere and will work with Professor Chris Stokes (Principal Investigator of the Project) and Dr Stewart Jamieson (Co-Investigator). The other co-investigators on this multi-institution project are Professor Adrian Jenkins (British Antarctic Survey) and Professor Hilmar Gudmundsson (Northumbria University), who will appoint a second PDRA, based at Northumbria, with expertise in numerical modelling.

For informal enquiries please contact Professor Chris Stokes
Tel: +44 (0) 191 3341955.
All enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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