Postdoctoral Associate | Agroecosystem Modeling | School of Integrative Plant Science, CALS
Postdoctoral Associate Position in Agroecosystem Modeling
School of Integrative Plant Science
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Cornell University
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is a pioneer of purpose-driven science and home to Cornell University's second largest population of students, faculty and staff. We work across disciplines to tackle the challenges of our time through world-renowned research, education and outreach. The questions we probe and the answers we seek focus on three overlapping concerns: natural and human systems; food, energy and environmental resources; and social, physical and economic well-being.The position is in the lab of Dr. Ying Sun, Section of Soil and Crop Sciences at Cornell University and is seeking a talented, independent, and highly motivated postdoc in agroecosystem modeling.
Anticipated Division of Time:
The successful candidate is expected to integrate the latest advances in eco-physiological, biophysical, biogeochemical and hydrological processes of agroecosystems into regional or global land surface models (e.g., NCAR's CESM). The successful candidate will also have opportunities to analyze remote sensing data, conducting field studies at Cornell research farms, and presenting original scientific results at meetings and in publications.
Ph.D. in agriculture-, ecology-, climate-, remote sensing, or computation-related field.Preferred Specific SkillsPreferences will be given to candidates with expertise in developing and performing large-scale model simulations (e.g., NCAR CESM/CLM) and programing skills in Fortran, C++, Matlab, NCL, R or Python.
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Candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for three references, and a research statement viahttps://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12353and include astatement of contribution to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is as soon as possible. Salary is competitive and commensurate with background and experience. Benefits package is included. About the School of Integrative Plant Science at Cornell: Cornell University houses a large internationally renowned group of academics with many collaborative projects in the area of environmental sciences and engineering. Incoming students/postdoc will join a collaborative and interdisciplinary community on the main campus located in Ithaca, NY. The Section of Soil and Crop Sciences (http://scs.cals.cornell.edu/) is part of Cornell's School of Integrative Plant Science (SIPS, http://sips.cals.cornell.edu/) at College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (https://cals.cornell.edu ). Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
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