Post-doctoral Scientist

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Location: Indiana, PENNSYLVANIA
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Position Details

Title Post-doctoral Scientist
Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Position Summary

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Indiana University invites applicants for a post‐doctoral research position under the supervision of Dr. Brian Yanites and Dr. Douglas Edmonds. The successful candidate will be involved in a large, multidisciplinary Indiana University funded project called Prepared for Environmental Change (https://eri.iu.edu/). The successful candidate will be expected to investigate how hillslope geomorphology and processes are changing in response to different environmental forcings.

Basic Qualifications

A Ph.D. by time of appointment in geology (or earth science equivalent), geography, or engineering is required.

Department Contact for Questions

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to: Brian Yanites (byanites@indiana.edu) or Douglas Edmonds (edmondsd@indiana.edu ), Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, 1001 E. Tenth Street, Bloomington, IN 47405.

Additional Qualifications

Experience or training in one or more of the following will be considered positively: unmanned aerial vehicles, lidar acquisition (aerial or ground) and processing, machine learning, field instrumentation, and numerical modeling.

Salary and Rank 45,000 - 50,000
Special Instructions

For full consideration, we request a cover letter, statement of research, vita, and contact information for three referees.

For Best Consideration Date 03/01/2020
Expected Start Date 07/01/2020
OAA # 21910-13

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