The Global Biogeochemical Cycles research group in the Department of Earth System Science, University of California Irvine, seeks to hire a full time (100%) Researcher. This position is in the Researcher series category; rank and step will be based upon qualifications and level of experience. The successful candidate will independently develop research, lead specific projects, and complete research-related tasks including acquisition of remote sensing data, scientific analysis of remote sensing data, perform field work in California, Alaska, Brazil, and Canada, write progress reports for research projects, publish in the peer-reviewed literature, and summarize/present findings at scientific conferences and in public lectures to a broad audience. A Ph.D. in a relevant field, evidence of applied research experience, and expertise in satellite remote sensing are required. Knowledge of moderate and high resolution satellite remote sensing image analysis and the design, implementation and analysis of atmospheric transport model simulations of aerosols and trace gases are required; experience handling large data sets of satellite data is required; experience advising researchers and graduate students is required; and experience with NASA-funded interdisciplinary fire research is required. recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF03980. "The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy."
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