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Postdoc in Water Resources Modelling, Department of Geosciences and Natural Resource Management


KU - SCIENCE - IGN

Number of openings:
1
Advertisement publish date:
25/02/2021
Application deadline:
18/04/2021
Start date of employment:
15/06/2021

Postdoc in Water Resources ModellingDepartment of Geosciences and Natural Resource ManagementFaculty of ScienceUniversity of Copenhagen

The postdoc position is linked to an on-going research project funded by Danida Fellowship Center focusing on integrated water resources management in the Udaipur District, India. The project research is carried out as a collaboration between two Danish and three Indian partners

The research tasks of the postdoc position include among others (1) development of an integrated and distributed hydrological and hydraulic model for the Ayad catchment based on the MIKE SHE code, (2) processing of relevant remote sensing products to obtain spatial and temporal data for surface characteristics, (3) model analyses of water balances and flow dynamics and (4) analysis of water resources management schemes for current and future conditions under the impact of climate change

The position will involve a few short-term travels to India.

The postdoc’s duties will include research within water resources modelling as well as contribution to teaching. The post may also include performance of other duties

Further information on the Department is linked at http://www.science.ku.dk/english/about-the-faculty/organisation/. Inquiries about the position can be made to Professor Karsten Høgh Jensen, +45 2875 2484, khj@ign.ku.dk.

The position is a two year position and is open from June 15 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

Terms of employment
The position is covered by the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff.

Terms of appointment and payment accord to the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and The Danish Confederation of Professional Associations on Academics in the State.

The starting salary is currently up to DKK 437.843 including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 74.871). Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.

The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking APPLY NOW below.

Please include

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)
  • Research plan – description of current and future research plans
  • Complete publication list
  • Separate reprints of 3 particularly relevant papers
The deadline for applications is April 18 2021, 23:59 GMT +2

After the expiry of the deadline for applications, the authorized recruitment manager selects applicants for assessment on the advice of the Interview Committee.

You can read about the recruitment process at http://employment.ku.dk/faculty/recruitment-process/.

Interviews will be held online via Zoom.