Post-Doc Research Fellow: Carbon cycling & vegetation dynamics

Boston University

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow: Remote sensing, field measurements, and modeling of carbon cycling & vegetation dynamics.

We seek one or more post-doctoral research fellows to contribute to several new projects seeking improving our understanding of changes in carbon and nitrogen cycling with urban development and forest fragmentation using a combination of field observation, remote sensing, and numeric models. We seek colleagues with expertise in satellite remote sensing, geospatial analysis and programming, and/or field ecology. Ability to work as part of a team and willingness for field work are important. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English are essential. To apply, send the following information as a single PDF file by email to lrhutyra at (use ‘Carbon post-doc’ as the subject field): 1) a cover letter outlining your research interests and prior experience, 2) a detailed CV, and 3) contact information for 3 academic / professional referees. Competitive salary and benefits. The position is available starting as soon as possible for one year, with annual renewal for an additional two years, subject satisfactory progress and continued funding. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.