Senior Atmospheric Remote Sensing Scientist
Date added: 08 November 2018
Organisation: Science and Technology Facilities Council
Location: Swindon, United Kingdom.
Application deadline: 7 December 2018
Up to two positions are available in the Remote-Sensing Group (RSG) in the Earth Observation and Atmospheric Science Division (EOASD) of RAL Space. This Group focuses on sounding atmospheric composition from satellites, in close collaboration with UK university groups and international partners. This Group has a world-class reputation in satellite data analysis and also provides scientific support for future satellite missions to sound atmospheric composition. The Group's programme spans UV through IR to millimetre-wave spectrometry for trace gases and VIS/IR imaging for cloud and aerosol. These posts will consolidate our team to deliver an expanding programme through recruitment of up to two experienced scientists with a high-level of expertise in sounding atmospheric composition from satellite.
You will be expected to take responsibility for developing key areas of:
The work programme is defined by the Remote-Sensing Group's portfolio of projects funded through NERC's National Centre for Earth Observation, ESA, Eumetsat, the Copernicus Climate Change Service and other programmes.
Responsibilities will include preparation of journal publications, conference presentations, report inputs for NERC/NCEO and other funding agencies and funding bids.
Online applications only, please submit a covering letter and CV, ensuring that the IRC reference is included in the file name description of each document uploaded. No Agencies.
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