The Norwegian Meteorological Institute opens a

** PhD position in sea-ice remote sensing (3 years) **

The PhD research will contribute to the newly started SIRANO project (Sea Ice Retrievals and data Assimilation in NOrway,

The focus of the PhD will be on improved methodologies for synergetic use of Passive Microwave Radiometers (e.g. AMSR2, CIMR,…) and Synthetic Aperture Radars (e.g. Sentinel-1, RCM,…) for monitoring sea-ice (concentration).

The candidate will be employed at the Norwegian Meteorological Institute, and affiliated with the University of Tromsø.

You are invited to read more about the position, and APPLY ONLINE at

Note the application deadline: 7th June 2020

Questions regarding the position should be directed to Thomas Lavergne (

With best regards, Thomas