SWAT-Related Job Announcements

PhD position in drought modelling, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - Posted July 2020

The Institute of Environmental Engineering of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences is searching for a doctoral student for employment at the Department of Hydrology, Meteorology, and Water Management. The primary project objective is expanding knowledge regarding the current and future variability of agricultural and hydrological droughts and effect of droughts on crop yields in rainfed agriculture in the Odra River basin located in Central-Eastern Europe. Scientific interests in applied mathematics and a background in geographical sciences with knowledge and interest in hydrology, meteorology and plant science will be strongly preferred.

Fully funded PhD position opportunities in the Marine Research Institute in Klaipeda University (Lithuania) - Posted June 2020

The 2020 call for admission is now open for Doctoral degree program in Ecology and Environmental Science at the Marine Research Institute in Klaipeda University (Lithuania). The positions are fully covered by a monthly scholarship for a period of 4 years. Other benefits (like travel, extra course expenditure coverages, etc.) are included. Based on performance, a research assistant job position will be offered. Deadline for applications: September 1, 2020. 

Postdoctoral Researcher Opportunities with Texas A&M AgriLife Research - Posted June 2020

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 able to start work within a short time from date of hire are strongly preferred.

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

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Temple, TX - Posted June 2020

Required: Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Soil Chemistry, Hydrology, Geology, Environmental Science/Engineering.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of hydrologic models for watershed assessment. Knowledge of programming languages such as Python or Fortran is a plus. Good interpersonal skills, professionalism and competency. Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.

Principal Duties: The successful candidate will participate in a project funded by Bureau of Land Management (BLM) entitled “Enhancement of APEX for Simulating Soil Erosion and Salt Transport in the Colorado River Basin.” The postdoc will be engaged in developing and applying hydrologic and water quality models using an enhanced Agricultural Policy Environmental eXtender (APEX) model.

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