Postdoctoral Scholar (Developing watershed and riverine water quality transport and fate models)

Portland State University
Portland, OR, United States
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Position Summary

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Portland State University has a Postdoctoral scholar position open. The successful candidate will participate in a team-oriented project focused on developing watershed and riverine water quality transport and fate models. Duties for this position include, but are not limited to:

1) modifying and evaluating watershed and riverine water quality models;

2) developing and testing transport and biogeochemical processes of nutrients and toxic chemicals;

3) performing data analysis; and

4) developing and/or contributing to project products including reports, journal articles, and presentations.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in hydrology, hydraulics, environmental engineering, chemical oceanography, biogeochemistry, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications

The candidate must have experience in numerical model and programming such as Fortran, Python, etc.