Postdoctoral Research Associate - Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Northeastern University
- Location: Boston, MA
- Job Number: 7113433
- Posting Date: Oct 14, 2022
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northeastern University is seeking a postdoctoral research associate in air quality. Specific job duties include: develop, improve, apply, and evaluate 3-D air quality/Earth system models from global to street scales, and link air quality/extreme weather predictions to personal exposure models for health risk/impact assessment; assist the project P.I. in completing various research tasks, project reports, and proposals as well as meeting technical requirements and deadlines; and disseminate research results at national/international conferences and peer-reviewed journal papers.
The candidate must have:
A Ph.D. or equivalent in environmental/chemical engineering, atmospheric sciences, or closely related field with a strong interdisciplinary background in air quality, cloud/aerosol microphysics and chemistry, climate/meteorology, emission processing and modeling, meteorological and chemical data assimilation, ensemble modeling, and uncertainty qualifications.
Required experiences include: the development, improvement, application, and evaluation of 3-D atmospheric/Earth system models such as WRF/Chem, WRF/CMAQ, and CESM/CAM5 and fine scale air quality models such as Street-in-Grid model, ADAM-Urban, and CFD; handling large observational data-sets from various platforms including surface networks, aircrafts, and satellites; Familiar with FORTRAN 90/C++ and parallel computing on Linux computer and supercomputer systems; Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Required Documents include
References (3 required)
Sample Journal Papers (1-2)
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