Post-doctoral position on modelling marine clouds
Finnish Meteorological Institute
Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) is both an international research institute and a 24/7 operational weather service located in Helsinki, Finland. It currently employs over 300 full time researchers working on weather and climate, atmospheric composition, high latitude and polar oceans, and cryosphere.
The Climate System Modelling Group seeks post-doctoral researcher to work in the project Marine organic aerosol and its impacts on clouds and climate funded by the Academy of Finland. The aim of the project is to develop a Large Eddy Simulation (LES) model so that it can be used to quantify the effects of primary and secondary marine organic aerosol on shallow marine clouds. The currently open position will focus on 1) supplementing a LES model with an organic aerosol formation module, and 2) using the model in model intercomparison and case studies. The position is for the time period from January 2020 until the end of December 2021 (start date can be negotiated), and will require the researcher to participate in international collaboration, including research visits abroad. For further details please see https://www.valtiolle.fi/en-US/Vacancy?id=31-175-2019.
To apply, send a short application together with CV, list of publications and one to three names of reference persons by https://www.valtiolle.fi/en-US/Vacancy?id=31-175-2019 (you must register and create an account before leaving your application) by 1st October 2019 at 12 noon (EET).