Job: Postdoctoral Researcher

Title Postdoctoral Researcher
Agency, Location Moss Landing Marine Lab, CA
Categories PhD
Job # 10581
Salary $50,000, with health benefits, for a 12 month appointment.
End Date 5/30

Postdoctoral Researcher – Modeling nutrient transport in surface waters

The Central Coast Wetlands Group and The Nature Conservancy seek a Postdoc to evaluate different nature-based water quality improvement approaches. The Postdoc will assemble available water quality data, and use fate and transport modeling to inform the size, placement, and performance of off-farm water quality improvement projects to reduce nutrient loads to important estuarine fish habitats. The Postdoc will be responsible for data collection, management, and analysis, modeling, writing and communicating results.



· Experience in modeling hydrologic/ pollutant transport processes;

· Data management, analyses, modeling, interpretation;

· Understanding of freshwater and estuarine ecosystems;

· Works well independently and as part of a tight-knit team

· A desire to communicate results in presentations and peer-reviewed publications