NC Institute of Climate Studies
|Working Title||Research Scientist|
|Anticipated Hiring Range||Commensurate with Experience|
|Work Schedule||Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM|
|Job Location||Asheville, NC|
|Department||NC Institute of Climate Studies|
|About the Department|
The North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies (NCICS) is a UNC inter-institutional research institute promoting the discovery of new knowledge about global, regional, and local climate variability and its impacts; and providing information that is critical for determining trends and validating climate forecasts at all these spatial scales. NCICS’ principal activity is the operation of the NOAA Cooperative Institute for Satellite Earth System Studies in North Carolina (CISESS NC). CISESS’ primary objective is to document the natural atmosphere-ocean-land-biosphere components of the Earth system and how they interact with human activities as a coupled system through collaborative and transformative research activities and to transition that research into operational applications that produce societal benefits.
|Essential Job Duties|
The NC Institute for Climate Studies is in need of a Research Scientist to provide expertise in applied mathematics and spatial statistics, and support instrument, algorithm, and product testing and evaluation activities to help ensure quality climate data records and climate information products consistent with the scientific goals and scientific data quality requirements of NOAA stakeholders.
The Research Scientist will:
This position is located in Asheville, NC.
|Minimum Education and Experience|
|Other Required Qualifications|
|Required License(s) or Certification(s)|
|Valid NC Driver’s License required||No|
|Commercial Driver’s License required||No|
|Job Open Date||10/01/2021|
|Anticipated Close Date||Open until filled.|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
In addition to your application please submit a cover letter, resume/CV, and the contact information for at least three (3) professional references.
Please ensure that all supplemental questions are fully answered.
|Position Type||EHRA Non-Faculty|
|Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week)||1.00|
|Appointment||12 Month Recurring|
|Mandatory Designation – Adverse Weather||Non Mandatory – Adverse Weather|
|Mandatory Designation – Emergency Events||Non Mandatory – Emergency Event|
|Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?||No|
|Department ID||063001 – NC Inst of Climate Studies|
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