Institute of Arctic Climate and Environment Research (IACE)

Scientist or Technical Scientist

Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) has the main objective to contribute to the advancement of academic research in addition to the improvement of marine science and technology by proceeding the fundamental research and development on marine, and the cooperative activities on the academic research related to the Ocean for the benefit of the peace and human welfare.

We are soliciting applications for Scientists or Technical Scientists, who will engage in research and development as follows;
Observational research of changes to the Arctic Ocean environment, focusing on sea ice variability, changes in physical oceanographic conditions, and interactions among sea ice, ocean, and atmosphere

Kindly note that we welcome an applicant whose experience includes fields beyond Arctic Ocean research. The applicant is not required to have prior knowledge of Arctic Ocean research topics. However, he/she is expected to understand the basics of sea ice, physical oceanography, or interactions among sea ice, ocean, and atmosphere.

Relevant Research Fields

Physical oceanography, polar oceanography, meteorology and any natural science field related to oceanography or the earth sciences

Location: Yokosuka, Japan

Closing Date: 06 January 2017

published: 02 November 2016     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.