[ECOLOG-L] Postdoctoral Research Scientist/Research Assistant at University of Kansas

The Biometeorology lab in the Department of Geography at The University
of Kansas seeks either a Post-doctoral Research Scientist or a full time
Research Assistant to examine the relationship between land use and
climate variability on carbon, water, and energy fluxes in the central
U.S. In particular, the position will utilize eddy covariance and
remotely sensed data as well as numerical model output in support of the
Konza Prairie Ameriflux Core Site. The position will collect, analyze
and process data, including eddy covariance instrument calibration and
maintenance, and vegetative and soil sample collection and analysis,
statistical analysis and comparison of the data with the output from
numerical models.

Evaluation of the following requirements will be made through (1)
records of accomplishment entered into CVs, (2) descriptions of research
and educational experiences provided in application materials, (3)
references, and (4) publications, if available. Required qualifications
include a Master’s degree in geography, atmospheric science, ecology or
related field for the research scientist position and a PhD for the
Post-doctoral Researcher. In addition, previous experience working with
eddy covariance systems, computer models and statistical analysis and
excellent communication skills are preferred.

For more information, please contact Nathaniel Brunsell
(brunsell@ku.edu). For a complete job description and to apply, for the
Post-doctoral researcher please see
and for the Research Assistant,
please see .Application review
begins May 1, 2014 and will continue the position is filled. The
anticipated start date is June 1, 2015. KU is an EO/AAE. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin,
disability, genetic information or protected Veteran status.

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