Post Doctoral Research Associate in Geography

Durham, England
27 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Geography
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Department :

Department Of Geography

Position Type :


£32,548 - £34.520

Post Doctoral Research Associate (Understanding the Sensitivity of Major East Antarctica Outlet Glaciers to Recent and Future Climate Change)

The Department of Geography, Durham University, is seeking to appoint a full-time Grade 7 post-doctoral research assistant (PDRA) for 3 years to work on a NERC-funded project aimed at understanding the sensitivity of major East Antarctica outlet glaciers to recent and future climate change.

The appointee will have expertise in remote sensing of the cryosphere and will work with Professor Chris Stokes (Principal Investigator of the Project) and Dr Stewart Jamieson (Co-Investigator). The other co-investigators on this multi-institution project are Professor Adrian Jenkins (British Antarctic Survey) and Professor Hilmar Gudmundsson (Northumbria University), who will appoint a second PDRA, based at Northumbria, with expertise in numerical modelling.

For informal enquiries please contact Professor Chris Stokes 
Email: c.r.stokes@durham.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0) 191 3341955. 
All enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Closes midday on : 22-Dec-2017