SWAT-Related Job Announcements

Environmental Policy Analyst position - ICF  Boston, MA - Posted November 2022

An Environmental Policy Analyst position is available in ICF  Boston, MA. Applicants should have a Master’s degree in physical or environmental science, environmental engineering, or a related discipline with strong quantitative skills with an outstanding academic record.  Academic training should include coursework in water resources, systems modeling, geographical information systems and/or remote sensing, and programming/scripting. The successful candidate should have demonstrated proficiency in water resources management, hydrology, environmental chemistry, GIS and/or remote sensing, programming, strong analytical skills, and excellent & and written communication skills. Candidate with demonstrated proficiency or prior research experience in watershed or water quality models and prior consulting experience is highly desirable. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within an interdisciplinary team that includes economists, scientists, and engineers conducting applied research and providing consulting services.

Post Doc Position in Nature Based Solution for Catchments - Posted November 2022

A postdoctoral position is available in Nature Based Solution for Catchments at the Department of Ecoscience at Aarhus University in Denmark. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in environmental sciences, geography, ecology, agricultural/ environmental engineering, or a closely related field. The successful candidate should have knowledge of hydrological and nutrient transport processes at catchment scale, statistical methods in hydrology/environmental sciences, statistical methods in hydrology/environmental sciences, catchment modelling experience using SWAT/SWAT+ or similar process-based hydrological models. The candidate will be expected to work on the development of a classification framework for Nature-Based Solutions, SWAT+ modelling of Nature-based Solutions/freshwater ecosystem restoration measures, and the development of an online River Basin Management Support System. This is a three-year European Commission-funded full-time research position, and the salary depends on seniority as agreed between the Danish Ministry of Taxation and the Confederation of Professional Associations.

The application must be submitted via Aarhus University’s recruitment system including curriculum vitae, degree certificate, a complete list of publications, a statement of future research plans and information about research activities, teaching portfolio, and verified information on previous teaching experience (if any) no later than 2 December 2022. For further information, please contact:  Katrin Bieger at katrin.bieger@ecos.au.dk.

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Temple, TX. - Posted October 2022

A postdoctoral research associate position is available to work in a USDA-funded project entitled “Modeling U.S Farming Systems in Building Sustainable Agricultural Systems” at the Texas A&M Agrilife Research, Temple, TX. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Plant Physiology or Environmental Science/Engineering, with experience in model development and uncertainty characterization, database development or programming skills for handling big data is preferred. The candidate is expected to perform field data collection & compile data to develop databases; evaluate crop models for their performance, and investigate spatial optimization approaches and uncertainty characterization methods. This position will be located at the USDA-ARS in Maricopa, Arizona.

Postdoctoral Researcher Opportunities with Texas A&M AgriLife Research - Posted July 2021

Texas A&M AgriLife Research has a cluster of postdoctoral researcher positions available for a 1-3 year contract. Looking for candidates with experience in SWAT or other similar models and a background in agriculture, civil, environmental, and/or natural resources. Candidates that are highly motivated with leadership, teamwork, and solid interpersonal skills and a strong desire to write competitive proposals are encouraged to apply.

Due to the nature of the job and for timely hire, candidates who are already in the United States and are to start work within a short time from date of hire are strongly preferred.

Interested candidates should send their resumes to swatmodeljobs@gmail.com.

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