Demonstrated research record.
We seek candidates who have completed their postdoctoral research with a record that demonstrates high potential to develop their own well-funded program. Candidates are expected to establish a self-sustaining grant-funded research program and will have the opportunity to work with high-caliber graduate and undergraduate students.
*This position is contingent on receiving full funding beyond the initial 12 months.*
Diversity is a core value at the University of Washington and the APL shares this commitment. We are focused on building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable research environment for all students, staff, and collaborators. We believe every member on our team enriches our community by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design, and deliver solutions.
The incumbent will be joining a group of about 20 Principal Investigators at the Polar Science Center which has a 50-year history of cutting-edge high latitude research in sea ice, oceanography, atmospheric science, biology, and glaciology. Interdisciplinary collaborations are a strength within PSC, but also within APL, which offers a rich array of expertise in Ocean Engineering, Acoustics, and Remote Sensing. We provide an intellectually stimulating and cooperative research environment with world-class expertise and facilities, which augment the numerous collaborative opportunities across the UW campus and local research facilities. PSC’s history of leadership in high latitude research is one pillar of the UW’s standing as a premier research and teaching institution in geoscience.
We offer a competitive salary and expansive benefits package – please consider joining the Polar Science Center!
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