Position Announcements

Postdoc in Coastal Oceanography

The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES) Horn Point
Laboratory (HPL) is seeking a postdoc to
work on externally-funded projects in the area of coastal/estuarine
oceanography. The position will involve the development and applications of
numerical ocean models, and the analysis of observational data. Research topics
include the role of winds in estuarine dynamics, storm surges and coastal
inundations, and the impacts of climate variability and change on estuaries. A
Ph.D. in Physical Oceanography or a related field is required. Experience in numerical modeling is preferred. Salary will be commensurate with experience. The
appointee is eligible to receive the full university benefits, including the medical,
prescription and dental plans.
The position begins in September, 2013. The initial appointment is for 1-year,
with re-appointments of up to 2 subsequent years possible, contingent on satisfactory
performance and availability of funding. Applications should be submitted by mail,
and include CV, copies of publications, statement of research interests,
one-page summary of Ph.D. thesis, and names/addresses of three references. Applications
should be sent to Prof. Ming Li, Horn Point Lab, University of Maryland Center
for Environmental Science, 2020 Horn Point Road, Cambridge, MD 21613, U.S.A. For
further information contact Ming Li at mingli@umces.edu
or (410) 221-8420. The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science is
an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are
encouraged to apply.