Three multi-year Post-Doctoral Research Associate positions are anticipated at the
University of Vermont as part of a new research study of Adaptation to Climate Change
in the Lake Champlain Basin. We seek post-doctoral associates with expertise in lake
ecology, watershed ecology, land use management, numerical modeling, policy and
social modeling, and modeling of complex systems. The postdoctoral associates will
work within interdisciplinary teams of faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, and
stake holders to address research questions about adaptation to climate change and
develop an integrative assessment model.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline. Experience or interest in
developing and applying computational complex systems modeling approaches is also
Individuals selected will be expected to interact substantially across the project.
Competitive salary and health benefits are available. Start date January 1, 2012, or as
soon as possible thereafter. We will begin reviewing applications on October 1, 2011.
Questions can be directed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply: please send CV, names and contact information for three references, and a
cover letter outlining research interests, expertise and availability to: Ms. Nora Joyal,
Vermont EPSCoR Office, 528 Cook Physical Science Building, University of
Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405.