University of Idaho
Postdoctoral Fellow - Geospatial Modeling
College of Science
$50,003 annually or higher depending on experience
The postdoctoral researcher will contribute to an initiative in geospatial modeling at the University of Idaho. This individual will be housed in the Center for Modeling Complex Interactions (www.cmciuidaho.org/) and will participate in collaborative interdisciplinary research in the Center. The initial project will be in collaboration with the Idaho Water Resources Research Institute (www.uidaho.edu/research/entities/iwrri/) to use geospatial modeling of water quality and health data to predict the effects of water quality on human health.
Education: Ph.D. by the time of appointment in computer science, geography, spatial ecology, or a related discipline
Experience with geospatial modeling demonstrated by publications in the field
Strong computer programming skills
Ability to succeed as part of a interdisciplinary team
Evidence of strong written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated experience with common GIS packages such as ArcGIS, QGIS
Familiarity and experience with spatial data interoperability
Strong statistical skills
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Open Until Filled:
First consideration will be given to applications submitted by February 28, 2019.
Applicants are required to:
-address the minimum and applicable preferred qualifications in the Letter of Qualification.
-upload a PDF containing up to three of their publications or submitted manuscripts to the Other Document 1 field.
Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
To apply, please visit: jobs.uidaho.edu
University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.