Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Title: 306-NN - Postdoctoral Research Associate
Business Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Location: WSU PULLMAN CAMPUS
Area: Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Employee Type: Faculty (+) (Fixed Term)
Job Family: Faculty - Academic - Not OT Eligible
Position Number: 200859
Summary of Duties:
The researcher will contribute to the operation and enhancement of the WSU AIRPACT air quality forecast system and development of new machine learning models for air quality forecasting.
1) Expertise with gridded meteorological and atmospheric chemistry & transport models such as WRF, CMAQ, or GEOS-Chem, and their applications to air quality, atmospheric chemistry, and/or climate change.
3) Ph.D. or equivalent degree earned in a relevant science or engineering field.
Expertise in numerical modeling and machine learning related to air quality and atmospheric chemistry at regional to urban scales.
1) Linux and Python scripting,
2) Applying machine learning to air quality forecasting,
3) Emissions preparation,
4) Remote sensing and in situ observations applied to evaluation and improvement of models and forecast systems,
5) Model development.
Monthly Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. FTE: 100% Tenure Track (Faculty only): Non Tenure Track Permanent/Temporary: Temporary Position Term in months: 12 City, State, Zip: Spokane, WA, 99043
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Link:https://ce.wsu.edu/ Background Check: This position has been designated to require a background check.
Screening Begin Date: February 15, 2021 Special Instructions to Applicants: Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications and additional requirements. Required Documents:
1. A detailed resume
2. Cover letter
3. A statement of research interests
4. A list of five references with contact information
Time Type: Full time
Position Term: 12 Month
Posting Close Date (If empty, open until filled):
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