Postdoctoral Fellow Position

Climate dynamics, climate modeling, physical oceanography, marine biogeochemistry, and climate predictability.

Employer: IBS Center for Climate Physics,
Location: Pusan National University, Busan, South Korea
Discipline: Climate dynamics, climate modeling, physical oceanography, marine biogeochemistry, and climate predictability.
Education Level: PhD
Job type: Postdoctoral Fellow
Salary: 50 million KRW/year (~ 44,000 USD/year)
Term: Full Time, 3 year, with possibility for renewal up to 10 years
Closing Date: Open until positions are filled
Start date of position: July 1st, 2017 or later.

The Director of the new IBS Center for Climate Physics (ICCP) at Pusan National University, is seeking to recruit for his research group 8 Postdoctoral Research Fellows in a variety of fields, including climate dynamics, climate modeling, physical oceanography, marine biogeochemistry, and climate predictability.

Applicants should have a PhD in physical oceanography, atmospheric science, climate dynamics or a related field. Postdoctoral Fellows are expected to have strong computational skills, a solid publication record, a high level of independence and creativity and an interest in working in an international and interdisciplinary research environment.

ICCP will be dedicated to advancing the understanding of natural climate variability, man-made climate change and their impacts on the hydrological cycle, regional processes, ice-sheets and sea level. The research center is part of the Institute for Basic Science (IBS, https://www.ibs.re.kr/eng). If you have any further questions regarding these positions, please contact the Director of ICCP, Prof. Axel Timmermann (axel@hawaii.edu), +82-51-510-2890.

Application procedure:
Please submit a cover letter, statement of your research interests, curriculum vitae, the names of 2 references, and three publications to Ms. Jenny Choi(hahadaye@pusan.ac.kr).