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Postdoctoral Research Positions

Associate Professional Specialist - Ocean modeling

The Department of Geosciences at Princeton University has an opening for a professional researcher/technician in the area of ocean modeling, appointed at the rank of Associate Professional Specialist or a more senior professional specialist rank depending on experience. The successful candidate will support, and lead research related to physical and biogeochemical ocean modeling and machine learning in the research group of Laure Resplandy. Duties will include ocean model code development and maintenance (MOM6, GitHub), model configuration/simulation development and running, model data analysis. Expertise with ocean, atmosphere or climate modeling is required, and experience with GitHub is a plus. A competitive salary is offered commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

Essential qualifications include a Ph.D. in Oceanography, Geosciences, or a related field. The position is available for one year, with a possibility for renewal contingent upon satisfactory performance. Applicants should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publication list, and contact information for three references and must apply via the Princeton University academic hiring site: https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/34803. For additional inquiries, please contact Prof. Laure Resplandy ([email protected]).

This position is subject to the University's background check policy.

Requisition No: D-24-GEO-00007

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Ocean circulation and biogeochemistry modeling

The Geosciences Department at Princeton University is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate or more senior researcher in the area of ocean circulation and biogeochemistry modeling to work with Professor Laure Resplandy. The postdoc will work as part of a new multi-institution project that seeks to improve our understanding of the oceanic budgets of carbon, heat, and oxygen by combining observations, biogeochemical models, and machine learning. 

The ideal candidate will have a background in ocean modeling, but candidates with the necessary background in ocean biogeochemistry and/or geophysical fluid dynamics will be given full consideration. A Ph.D. in Geosciences or a related field is required. Postdoctoral appointments are initially for one year with renewal for subsequent years based on satisfactory performance and continued funding. A competitive salary is offered commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, vitae, a publication list, a statement of research experience and interests, and names of at least 3 references. Applicants should apply online to https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/34802. Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received and continue until the position is filled. For additional inquiries, please contact Prof. Laure Resplandy ([email protected]).

This position is subject to the University's background check policy. The work location for this position is in-person on campus at Princeton University.

Requisition No: D-24-GEO-00006