SWAT-Related Job Announcements

Water Quality Catchment Modeller opportunity at NIWA, New Zealand - Posted June 2022

A Water Quality Catchment Modeller position is available at NIWA, Hamilton, New Zealand. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in environmental modelling or closely associated area with 3 years of post-PhD research experience in SWAT catchment model, hydrology, water quality processes and computer modelling skills with experience in programming languages such Python, C# or FORTRAN, MatLab and R. This position will contribute to and lead a wide range of applied research and consultancy projects that require water quality modelling. This position is immediately available as full-time, and NIWA offers flexible working options (e.g., part-time, flexible start and finish times).

NIWA don't expect perfection in our candidates - if you think you have what it takes but don't meet every point referenced in the position description, please still get in touch!

Postdoctoral researcher opportunity at University at Albany, State University of New York. - Posted May 2022

A postdoctoral researcher position in hydrologic and water quality modeling is available at University at Albany, State University of New York. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in environmental engineering, agricultural engineering, or other closely related disciplines with demonstrated research experience in (1) Hydrologic/water quality modeling using SWAT (2) Programming languages, such as FORTRAN, Matlab, etc. The candidate will develop and apply hydrologic/water quality models and optimization-based decision support systems (DSS) to improve water resources sustainability at the field and watershed scales. This position is immediately available, and the initial appointment is one year with possible renewal that depends on funding availability and the performance of the Research Associate or Postdoctoral Researcher.
Interested candidates have to submit an application that includes: (1) a cover letter that describes the applicant’s research experience and qualifications related to this position, (2) detailed curriculum vitae with a full list of research publications, and (3) contacts of three academic references, to Dr. Yaoze Liu via email at yliu46@albany.edu.

Post-Doctoral Associate, Texas A&M Agrilife Research, Temple, TX - Posted May 2022

A postdoctoral associate position is available at the Texas A&M Agrilife Research, Temple, TX. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Geospatial and Environmental Analysis, Rangeland Science/Management, Ecosystem Science and Management, Agronomy, Ecology, Hydrology, Agricultural/Environmental Engineering, or closely related field. The successful candidate will plan and conduct UAV flight operations, ground-truth data collection, analysis, image processing, prepare and maintain databases to stage data for simulation model parameterization, Conduct geospatial analyses to produce maps and other products depicting forage conditions. The candidate will have an opportunity to work closely with project sponsors and principal investigators to develop annual plans of work, schedules, and milestones.

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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