Water Institute Faculty and Students:
Please share opportunity below with potentially interested candidates.
Wendy Graham, Ph. D.
Carl S. Swisher Chair in Water Resources
Director UF Water Institute
PO Box 116601
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida 32611-6601
From: Aranzazu Lascurain [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Tuesday, October 03, 2017 1:20 PM
To: Aranzazu Lascurain <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Post Doctoral Research Associate in Decision Modeling for Climate Adaptation Planning, NC State
Please circulate to your students and colleagues. This position is supported by the National Park Service and associated with our Cape Lookout National Seashore Project.
Key Responsibilities: Decision Modeling for Climate Adaptation Planning
Detailed Description: Design, test, and interpret multi-attribute optimization models to support climate adaptation and planning for the management of cultural resources (e.g. historic buildings) at two National Park Service sites. Work in close collaboration with the Southeast Climate Science Center and USGS decision analysts (Dr. Mitch Eaton and Dr. Max Post van der Burg). Some travel required for on-site data collection at park sites and for on-site collaboration with off-site USGS decision analysts. Collaborate with social scientists in refining valuation frameworks and cost estimates for management actions, as well as the evaluation of expected effects of management actions. Assist or lead in writing grant proposals, technical and non-technical reports, fact sheets, other public-audience deliverables, and peer-reviewed journal articles. Lead and collaborate in web-based trainings. Office space will be provided in the Southeast Climate Science Center, located on NC State University’s main campus in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Aranzazu Lascurain | Asst. University Director
The Global Change Forum/SE Climate Science Center | N.C. State University
127 David Clark Labs, Campus Box 7617
Raleigh, NC 27695-7617 | Phone: 919.515.7687
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