The Earth Systems Ecology Lab (www.hurteaulab.org) at the University of New Mexico is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher with a strong background in ecosystem modeling and programming to contribute to a project aimed at understanding the interaction of climate change and wildfire on post-fire forest recovery.
The initial appointment is for one year (beginning winter 2021), with the possibility of extension for up to one additional year. Salary is $48,000 per year, plus benefits. Required qualifications include a PhD in ecology, ecosystem science, earth/environmental sciences, or statistics and programming experience with R and C+ or C#. Willingness to occasionally participate in field sampling is desirable.
Applicants should submit a cover letter detailing research interests and goals, a complete CV, and names and contact information for three references to Matthew Hurteau (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin on 4 JAN 2021.
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