SWAT-Related Job Announcements

Postdoctoral researcher on SWAT+ modelling with the “Water, Climate and Environment” research group at the University of Alcalá (Spain) - Posted May 2024

The Hydrological Modelling Lab of the “Water, Climate and Environment” research group at the University of Alcalá is looking for a postdoctoral researcher to work in the project "Simulating the hydrological behaviour of El Torcón and Picadas reservoirs basins". We aim to 1) Model the catchments of these reservoirs, located in central Spain, with SWAT+, 2) Simulate the hydrological impacts of climate change. These catchments are relevant sources for water supply, thus analyzing the risks that a warming future might bring is of utmost important.

The candidate should have experience in hydrological modeling (preferably with SWAT) and advance abilities with QGIS and R (environment that will be used for model calibration). Hydrological knowledge and high English level are of course required, as well as evidence on autonomy at work. It is not necessary to speak Spanish, but it will be valuable. We offer a one-year contract and the candidate will become part of a highly motivated group with several modelling projects on-going and with many collaborations with other research groups.

Location: Hydrological Modelling Lab, Department of Geology, Geography and Environment, University of Alcalá (Madrid, Spain).
Contact: Dr. Eugenio Molina Navarro (eugenio.molina@uah.es)
Application deadline: June 7th
Note: The application site is in Spanish. However, please do not hesitate to contact the email above if you have any questions or need assistance.

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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