Apply For Postdoctoral Fellowship in Climate Modelling at Stockhom University, Sweden 2016/2017

Apply For Postdoctoral Fellowship in Climate Modelling at Stockhom University, Sweden 2016/2017

The Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden offers postdoctoral research fellowship in Climate Modelling.

The overarching goal of this project is to entangle how anthropogenic emissions of Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCP), aerosols (including sulphate, black carbon and organic carbon), methane and other ozone-forming pollutants from different regions of the world affect the global climate and specifically the Arctic.

The main task will be to investigate and if possible quantify the main processes determining the Arctic climate change. The modelling will be mainly be done with the Earth System Model NorESM in close collaboration with senior scientists at the department but also at the Department of Meteorology, Stockholm University, and the Norwegian Institute of Meteorology, Oslo.

Course Level: Fellowship is available for the postdoctoral programme.

Study Subject: Climate Modelling

Eligibility
Postdoctoral positions are appointed primarily for purposes of research. Applicants are expected to hold a Swedish doctoral degree or an equivalent degree from another country.

Terms of employment :
The position involves full-time employment for a maximum of two years. The anticipated starting date is September 1, 2016, or as per agreement.
Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

How To Apply
Apply for the position at Stockholm University’s recruitment system by clicking the “Apply” button. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement and that it is submitted before the deadline.

Please include the following information with your application

  • Your contact details and personal data
    Your highest degree
  • Your language skills
  • Contact details for 2–3 references

Applicants will need to Submit: Please include the following documents

  • Cover letter describing:
    – why you are interested in the field/project described in the advertisement
    – why and how you wish to complete the project
    – what makes you suitable for the project in question
  • CV – degrees and other completed courses, work experience and a list of publications
  • Copy of PhD diploma
  • Publications in support of your application (no more than 3 files).

Deadline: Application deadline is 15 August 2016.

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