We are seeking a highly motivated Postdoctoral Researcher to lead the
development and testing of a regional configuration of the ocean
circulation model NEMO. The successful applicant is expected to perform
experiments for improving the vertical mixing representation in NEMO
model configured for the eastern Indian Ocean/South China Sea region.
Successful candidate must have a PhD in a physical oceanography,
numerical ocean modeling experience and excellent technical,
organizational and communication skills, both written and verbal to
disseminate key results to the project partners and government stakeholders.

Qualification and Experience:

  • Ph.D in physical oceanography with good understanding in air-sea
    interaction and ocean dynamics.
  • Experience in the development of regional ocean models is essential.
    Prior modeling experience with NEMO will be an advantage in the
    selection process.
  • Experience with studies on vertical mixing parameterisation in ocean
    models.
  • Excellent data analysis and data visualization skills. Good technical
    skill in Linux shell scripting, python, matlab, pyferret or similar
    packages.
  • Should be able to work in a self?directed manner and within a team
    environment

Initially, the position will be offered for 1 year and shall be renewed
depending on performance and funding availability. The position
expected start from late 2020/early 2021. Review of applications will
begin immediately. To apply, please send a cover letter, full CV
together with names and contact information for two references via
email to tmspt@nus.edu.sg (Pavel Tkalich) or tmsbt@nus.edu.sg
(Bijoy Thompson). Only short listed candidates will be further
contacted for an interview.

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