Carbon Cycle Modeller
We seek a highly motivated, experienced scientist to model the marine carbon cycle and plankton ecosystems during present and past intervals using ocean biogeochemical earth system models and to investigate the future impacts of climate change on marine ecosystems in the New Zealand region and the Southern Ocean. The role includes the development of approaches to integrate paleoclimate proxy data with model outputs in the NZ marine environment. You will work with a team of carbon cycle scientists, modellers and paleoclimate scientists as part of GNS's Global Change Through Time research programme. The position will be based at GNS Science in Wellington, New Zealand.
New Zealand's borders are currently closed to all but New Zealand citizens and permanent residents. International candidates will still be considered, however they might be required to work remotely as a contractor from overseas until New Zealand's borders reopen.
The position offers an opportunity to work with a multi-disciplinary team on both modelling and data analysis and interpretation. Ideal candidates will show flexibility, teamwork and strong communication skills.
The ideal candidate will have the following:
About GNS Science
GNS Science, Te Pu Ao, undertakes world-leading Earth science research. Our people are passionate, committed, and focused on bringing our vision of a cleaner, safer, more prosperous New Zealand to life. GNS offers a supportive, flexible work environment and professional career development.
Want to know more?
For further information about this position and to apply online please visit https://careers.sciencenewzealand.org/jobdetails/ajid/Jmd69/Carbon-Cycle-Modeller,39705.html.