|Title||Postdoctoral Scholar in Ecosystem Modeling|
|Agency, Location||University of California Santa Cruz and NOAA Fisheries, CA|
|Salary||To be negotiated|
Further develop the existing California Current Atlantis ecosystem model to improve ecological dynamics of forage fish and to test relevant management questions and incorporate downscaled future climate/ocean projections and species distributions into the Atlantis model.
Ph.D. in Quantitative Ecology, Fisheries Science, Biology, Zoology, Biological Oceanography, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or related discipline; knowledge of modeling ecosystem dynamics and/or fisheries population dynamics; strong quantitative skills; proficiency with statistics and data analysis; some familiarity programming languages such as C++, R, MATLAB, or Python; willingness to collaborate with other postdoctoral researchers, students, and NOAA and University scientists; demonstrated ability to summarize scientific findings in the form of written manuscripts and oral presentations.
Ad Closing Date: September 1, 2020