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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Postdoctoral Associate in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Postdoctoral Associate

  • Job Number: 18281

  • Functional Area: Research - Scientific

  • Department: Center for Global Change Science

  • School Area: Science

  • Employment Type: Full-Time Temporary

  • Employment Category: Exempt

  • Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes

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    Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

    POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE , Center for Global Change Science (CGCS) (http://cgcs.mit.edu/) (2 openings), to join Professor Ron Prinn (http://mit.edu/rprinn) and an international team of experimentalists and theoreticians in the Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE) (http://agage.mit.edu/) and a large atmospheric chemistry group (http://atmoschem.mit.edu/) at MIT. The work will focus on interpretation of AGAGE observations of greenhouse and ozone-depleting gases using models, measurements, and inverse methods.

    Job Requirements

    REQUIRED: a Ph.D. in some area of atmospheric physics and chemistry, and significant experience in three-dimensional atmospheric chemical transport modeling. Experience using these models together with observations to optimally estimate trace gas sources and sinks (i.e., inverse modeling) is desirable. Job #18281 In addition to applying online via the MIT website, qualified scientists are also asked to send electronically a CV, a brief statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation to: e-mail: rprinn@mit.edu. Applications will be considered upon receipt and until the position is filled. This is a one-year appointment with the possibility of renewal. reposted 4/8/21

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