Job ID: 181211

Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Geology & Environmental Geosciences (38633)

Northern Illinois University

  • Mar. 14, 2022
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Geology & Environmental Geosciences (38633)
  • Geology and Environmtl Geosci
  • Northern Illinois University
    DeKalb, IL
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Geology/Geosciences - General
    Environmental Sciences/Ecology/Forestry

We are looking for candidates that can work closely with scientists in the Weather, Climate, and Society Group and the Center for Research Computing and Data at NIU to apply computationally-informed approaches to weather and climate research questions.

Required Skills
· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
· Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Skills
· Experience working with parallel codes using MPI implementations and openMP.
· Experience with machine learning frameworks like TensorFlow, PyTorch etc.
· Experience with source code management systems like Git.
· Experience with gridded scientific data and libraries (netCDF, grib, zarr).
· Experience with preprocessing General Circulation Model (GCM) output.
· Experience developing technical training documentation for users.
· Strong interest in emerging technologies and applications.
· Ability to work on multiple concurrent projects effectively.

  • In accordance with applicable statutes and regulations, NIU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, religion, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, political affiliation, or any other factor unrelated to professional qualifications, and will comply with all applicable federal and state statutes, regulations and orders pertaining to nondiscrimination, equal opportunity and affirmative action.

    The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

    Ethics and Compliance Officer, Title IX Coordinator
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