Postdoctoral Associate (Statistical and Numerical Modeling of Hydrometeorological Processes) via AGU

Hydrologic Research Center

San Diego, CA, US

The Hydrologic Research Center (HRC), San Diego, CA is actively searching to fill a Postdoctoral Associate position. The successful candidate will join an on-going NSF funded research project to identify relationships between tree-rings and other dendrochronological metrics, and various hydrologic and hydroclimatic variables in the Sierra Nevada of Northern California.  In addition, the candidate will have an opportunity to participate in and collaborate on other HRC initiatives related to the numerical modeling of hydrometeorological predictions to support water resources studies.

Basic Requirements

  • PhD in hydrology, environmental sciences, earth sciences, or related discipline with an emphasis on statistical and numerical modeling.
  • Proficiency with programming languages such as: Matlab, Fortran, Python, and Bash shell scripting.
  • Ability to communicate research results in the form of technical reports, peer reviewed papers, and oral presentations.
  • HRC is only accepting applicants authorized to work in the United States.


Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent, a CV, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent upon request. Applications should be sent to [email protected], Attn: Dr. Eylon Shamir.  Terms of appointment are for one year. 

HRC is a nonprofit research, technology transfer, and training organization, established in 1993,  

HRC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

This position will be open until filled