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Research Associate Professor in Subseasonal to Decadal Climate Prediction

Employer
University of Miami
Location
Coconut Grove, FL
Closing date
Apr 11, 2024

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Research Associate Professor in Subseasonal to Decadal Climate Prediction

Position Description:

The University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine, Atmospheric and Earth Science invites applications for a Research Associate Professor position in the field of Subseasonal to Decadal Climate Prediction. This position offers a unique opportunity to contribute to cutting-edge research in climate science, working alongside a diverse and talented group of scientists and educators.

Responsibilities:
  • Conduct original research in the field of subseasonal to decadal climate prediction, with an emphasis on advancing our understanding of climate variability and change.
  • Develop and apply state-of-the-art climate models and observational datasets to address research questions related to climate prediction and predictability.
  • Publish research findings in peer-reviewed journals and present results at national and international conferences.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and external partners on interdisciplinary research projects.
  • Mentor graduate students and postdoctoral researchers, fostering their growth and development.
  • Seek external funding to support research activities and projects.
  • Utilize your experience in science communication and outreach to disseminate research findings to a broader audience, including the general public and policymakers.
  • Apply your research-to-operations experience to bridge the gap between cutting-edge climate research and practical applications, contributing to real-world decision-making and solutions.
  • Demonstrate a proven record of successful collaboration with governmental organizations, working on climate-related projects and initiatives, and contributing to the development of climate prediction products based on scientific research.
  • Leverage your experience with a cooperative institute to enhance collaborative research efforts and strengthen partnerships between academia and government agencies.


Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science.
  • Over 10 years of experience in climate research and prediction.
  • A strong record of peer-reviewed publications in climate science.
  • Expertise in climate science communication and outreach.
  • Expertise in climate modeling, observational data analysis, or related areas of climate prediction.
  • Proven ability to secure external research funding.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral, to disseminate research findings and collaborate with a diverse community of scientists and students.
  • A commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in research and education.
  • A demonstrated ability to collaborate with governmental organizations to bridge the gap between research and applications.


The application material should include:
  • Letter of interest that describes your anticipated contributions to scholarship, teaching, and service in the Rosenstiel School (suggested limit of 2 pages)
  • Current CV
  • Research statement (2 pages)
  • Teaching statement (2 pages)
  • A statement of commitments and contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (1 page)
  • The names of three colleagues who can provide us with a reference


The Rosenstiel School of Marine, Atmospheric, and Earth Science at the University of Miami is a world leader in Earth sciences. Fundamental and interdisciplinary research are focused on understanding the chemical, physical and biological processes controlling the evolution of the marine, atmospheric and terrestrial environments, and the associated human-environment interactions.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

Job Status:Full timeEmployee Type:Faculty

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