Postdoctoral Associate; Mississippi State University

Job Title: 
Postdoctoral Associate
Job Location: 
Starkville, MS
Duration: 
Full-Time 12-Month
Description: 

Area of Specialization:

Coastal water quality dynamics and modeling

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Conduct research on spatially and temporally variable water quality dynamics and land cover in Biscayne Bay, Florida, develop situationally appropriate models, write reports and peer reviewed publications, and other duties assigned by supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

PhD in environmental science, engineering, or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with coastal watershed processes, nutrient dynamics, and phytoplankton dynamics

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

GIS modeling, water quality modeling, computer coding, and statistical software

Working Conditions and Physical Effort:

The applicant must have the ability to perform routine office work and field work in inclement weather in the summer climate, including long hours and weekends. Extended periods of time may be spent on-site at Biscayne Bay, Florida.

Restricted Clause:

Contingent upon continued availability of funding.

Instructions for Applying:

Apply on-line by submitting a cover letter, resume, copy of your PhD transcript, and list of three references.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.

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