Research Associate for the Project "EarthSystem Reanalysis" § 28 subsection 3 HmbHG
Institution:Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences, Department of Earth System Sciences, Institute of Oceanography, CEN
Duties include academic services in the project named above. Research associates may pursue independent research and further academic qualifications outside regular working hours.
Earth System Reanalysis will develop a novel adjoint climate-assimilation framework and will apply it in a pilot setting over seasonal to interanual time scales for improving climate change information. As part of this efort, candidates will be involved in the advancement of an ESM coupled adjoint climate modeling and parameter optimization framework in the context of model improvements. Project results are intended to be used in the context of achieving a doctorate degree.
A university degree in a relevant field.
M.Sc. in climate related fields, mathematics or physics. A background in either climate dynamics, climate modeling, data assimilation, or applied mathematics is highly desirable. Intention to achieve a doctorate degree as part of this work would be highly appreciated.
As a University of Excellence, Universität Hamburg is one of the strongest research universities in Germany. As a flagship university in the greater Hamburg region, it nurtures innovative, cooperative contacts to partners within and outside academia. It also provides and promotes sustainable education, knowledge, and knowledge exchange locally, nationally, and internationally.
Severely disabled and disabled applicants with the same status will receive preference over equally qualified non-disabled applicants.
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Reference number: 34
Application deadline: 2022-03-31
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