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Associate Research Scientist, Columbia University

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Organization: The International Research Institute for Climate and Society (Columbia University) Position: Associate Research Scientist Duty Station: Palisades, NY, US Deadline for Application: until suitable applicant is found

Experience Requirements: Applicants must have a PhD degree in climate, atmospheric science, statistics, or related field. At least 2 years of postdoctoral experience is required for Associate Research Scientist or 6 years for Research Scientist, as well as a strong publication record. The successful candidate will have expertise in seasonal forecasting using multi-model ensembles, as well as expertise in the dynamics of variability of the coupled climate system at seasonal scales, as well as strong familiarity with dynamical processes at sub-seasonal to decadal scales. Experience is required with forecast calibration and verification. Demonstrated proficiency in scientific programming languages such as Python, R or Matlab is required. Familiarity with the IRI Data Library and Climate Predictability Tool is desirable. Leadership experience and a successful track record in extramural funding are required at the Research Scientist level. Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written are essential. Contact Name: Helen Olivette Email: ho2225@columbia.edu Links Job Announcement: http://pa334.peopleadmin.com/postings/1911