Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Assistant Project Scientist, Step II University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF02994
The candidate will be involved in a NOAA-funded project which aims to better understand the interplay between sea level change along US east coast and the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC). The candidate must have a strong background in the research of seal level change and AMOC and with MITgcm model. The candidate will explore the causal mechanism of seal level and AMOC variability by analyzing state-of-the-art ECCO ocean state estimate. In addition, the candidate will conduct sensitivity experiments by designing and running MITgcm adjoint model to investigate the impact of local vs. remote ocean properties on the AMOC and coastal sea level.
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.