Research Fellow (Hydrological modeling & Flood Risk Assessment )

18 Sep 2023
End of advertisement period
18 Oct 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

  • Perform numerical modelling and simulations using hydrodynamic models for the following tasks:
  • Simulate river discharge based on land surface model output.
  • Incorporate tools or code modifications to include river discharge as a forcing in an ocean model.
  • Validation of river discharge simulations.
  • Any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Job Requirements

  • Possess a PhD from reputable universities in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Geography, or other related disciplines.

Work Experience:

  • Preferably having relevant research/industry experience with competent knowledge in some of the following areas: civil engineering, hydrological and water resources management, GIS, geography, etc. Prior experience/knowledge of the following models, software/programming languages will be preferred:
    1. Hydrological/Hydrodynamic models
    2. Land surface models
    3. Data analysis tools such as MATLAB
    4. Programming languages such as python, C++ and/or FORTRAN
    5. High-performance computing

Other Requirements:

  1. Strong proficiency in written and spoken communication skills.
  2. Demonstrated ability to adapt and collaborate effectively within a team environment.
  3. Resourcefulness and self-motivation, coupled with a strong sense of professional integrity.
  • Open to fixed term contract

More Information

Location: Kent Ridge Campus
Organization: College of Design and Engineering
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Employee Referral Eligible: No
Job requisition ID: 21699

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