Assistant/Associate Specialist in Hydrogeophysics

(position numbers 0070299 and 0088725)

The Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) and the Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology (HIGP), University of Hawaii at Manoa (UHM), jointly seeks a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Specialist (locus of tenure in WRRC) in hydrogeophysics to provide leadership in assembling and archiving new and historic data sets of value to groundwater researchers at UHM and around the State of Hawaii. The selectee will aid investigators to obtain the necessary State permits to conduct groundwater research in Hawaii, and engage stakeholders and decision makers throughout the State in order to provide data, information and technical assistance in the development of policies and practices in support of maintaining the sustainable use and supply of freshwater resources.

The position reports to the WRRC and HIGP Directors and, during the first five years of the position, to the Principal Investigator of the UH EPSCoR project, which is focused on the analysis of groundwater resources in Hawaii.

Full information on the position description, including minimum and desirable qualifications, can be found at: (search on position numbers). All applications must be made electronically to, and are limited to 25 Mbyte. Position is expected to begin approximately January 2017 or as mutually acceptable.

The University of Hawaii is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, sex, gender identify and expression, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, genetic information, marital status, breastfeeding, income assignment for child support, arrest and court record (except as permissible under State law), sexual orientation, domestic of sexual violence victim status, national guard absence, or status as a covered veteran.

posted: 07 November 2016     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.