Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Remote Phenology and Climate Change

Updated: about 2 months ago
Deadline: 01 Mar 2024

17 Feb 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

FAPESP - São Paulo Research Foundation
Research Field

Environmental science
Researcher Profile

Established Researcher (R3)
Country

Brazil
Application Deadline

1 Mar 2024 - 23:59 (UTC)
Type of Contract

To be defined
Job Status

Not Applicable
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

We are looking for a highly motivated researcher, with a history of research in the areas of Ecology, Phenology and Remote Sensing (land surface and near-surface phenology) and the ability to work collaboratively. This is a postdoc position to work at the São Paulo State University's Institute of Biosciences (IB-UNESP) in Rio Claro, Brazil.

Candidates must present a doctorate in Ecology or related areas (e.g. Remote Sensing, Plant Biology, Conservation), obtained in the last 7 years. The candidate must have skills in developing scientific proposals, fluent communication and writing in English and research experience proven by publications. Requirements include ability to organize and analyze large volumes of data, availability for fieldwork, and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students. Experience with image processing (phenocameras, satellite), time series analysis, and proficiency in programming languages (R, phyton) and artificial intelligence are highly desirable.

The position is open to candidates of any nationality. The duration of the scholarship is 24 months and the value is R$ 9,047.40 monthly and includes a Technical Reserve equivalent to 10% of the annual total to meet unforeseen expenses related to the research. Researchers from outside São Paulo/Brazil may be eligible for travel/installation assistance.

Registration by email ([email protected] ). Documentation: CV (Curriculum Lattes or Google Scholar link); Letter of motivation/interest; two letters of recommendation.

More information about the fellowship is at: fapesp.br/oportunidades/6770 .


Requirements
Additional Information
Eligibility criteria

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Brazil

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • All

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • All

Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
Instituto de Biociências, Universidade Estadual Paulista (IB-Unesp)
Country
Brazil
State/Province
São Paulo
City
Rio Claro
Postal Code
14506-900
Street
Avenida 24A, 1515 (Bairro Bela Vista)

Where to apply
Website

http://www.fapesp.br/oportunidades/6770

Contact
State/Province

São Paulo
City

São Paulo
Website

http://www.fapesp.br/oportunidades/
Street

R. Pio XI, 1500 - Alto da Lapa
Postal Code

05468-901

STATUS: EXPIRED

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