The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in paleoclimatology and geoinformatics. The successful candidate will work on a project to process and analyze paleo-pCO2 data and develop an associated website. The position will be located at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades, NY in the research groups of Bärbel Hönisch and Vicki Ferrini.
Appointment will be for 1 year, with continuation pending funding and progress.
Search will remain open for at least 30 days after the ad appears and will continue until the position is filled.
for further information about this position and to submit your application, a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests and specific qualifications for this position, as well as names and addresses of three referees.
Columbia University benefits offered with this Officer of Research appointment.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer -- Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.
We accept online applications only.
The minimum qualification for this position is a Ph.D. in paleoclimatology or related field. Candidates with experience in handling and processing large data sets and proficiency in using Matlab, Python and ArcGIS will be preferred. The ideal candidate enjoys working in a team and is able to effectively communicate the results of their research activities both orally and in writing. Established ability to conduct original, independent scientific research is preferred.
About The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory seeks fundamental knowledge about the origin, evolution and future of the natural world. Its scientists study the planet from its deepest interior to the outer reaches of its atmosphere, on every continent and in every ocean, providing a rational basis for the difficult choices facing humanity.