Postdoc Opportunities – Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative at University of Regina (Canada)

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Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative (PARC)

Two postdoctoral positions are available at the Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative (PARC), University of Regina (Canada). PARC is a research center focused on climate change science, impacts and adaptation in western Canada. Funding is available for research on the variability and reliability of industrial water supplies in the Prairies region. We have an immediate need for 2 postdocs to contribute to our research on the paleo and projected hydroclimate of western Canada. Funding for one of the postdoctoral positions is from the Queen Elizabeth II scholarship (QEII-AS) program. Recipients of this funding must be from a low to middle income country.

The ideal candidates for both postdoctoral positions will have:

  • A recent PhD in earth or atmospheric sciences or environmental engineering
  • Experience with the statistical (time series and spectral) analysis of climate data
  • Ability to work independently
  • Matlab or R programming experience
  • Familiarity with regional climate models, earth system models and land surface schemes
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work within a collaborative, interdisciplinary team

Salary: 40,000 CAD per year plus benefits

For more information and to express your interest, please contact Prairie Adaptation Research Collaborative (PARC) at parc@uregina.ca. Please include a CV, selected publications, and names and contact information of two references.

The University of Regina is a comprehensive university with more than 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The main campus, and historic College Avenue campus, are located in Wascana Centre, one of the largest urban parks in North America, providing an attractive study and work environment for our students, faculty and staff. We offer a rich and diverse work environment where every employee has a part in fulfilling our mission to create knowledge and educate the next generation of leaders. This is an organization where your expertise, knowledge and commitment are critical to the University’s success.

To apply for this job email your details to parc@uregina.ca