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- Begin approximately November 1, 2017 for a duration of one year and is extendable up to 3 years, upon mutual agreement and availability of funds.
- The University of Hawaii Sea Level Center (UHSLC) invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship position on the subject of seasonal climate variability and prediction. In collaboration with Professor Mark Merrifield and in close interaction with Drs. Matthew Widlansky, Philip Thompson, and H. Annamalai, the successful candidate will work on a NOAA funded project to study seasonal sea level prediction techniques using coupled ocean-atmosphere general circulation models. The project will assess state-of-the-art climate forecast systems as well as utilize simplified numerical modeling experiments to develop new sea level prediction products. The UHSLC conducts sea level and climate research spanning coastal flood events to global sea level rise and is a part of the Global Sea Level Observing System (GLOSS). To learn more, visit http://uhslc.soest.hawaii.edu/.
- Ph.D. in either physical oceanography, or climate, atmospheric, and related sciences.
- A keen interest in tropical and/or mid-latitude coupled ocean-atmosphere variability on monthly to interannual timescales is recommended.
- Demonstrated skill analyzing large datasets from observational and modeling products to diagnose climate variability processes is required.
- Familiarity with coupled general circulation models is preferred.
- Dr. Matthew Widlansky; 808-956-2822; email@example.com
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