24 June 2013

Green Jobs: Issue 19 (14 posts)

Here is the weekly digest for Green Jobs: Environmental Science, Ecology & Forestry disciplines.

Research Associate: Atmospheric Sensors

Salary: £27,854-£36,298 pa

Reference: MA01358

Closing date: 23 July 2013

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 2 years in the first instance.

Applications are invited for a post-doctoral research associate to work on the development of disposable chemical upper air sondes as parts of the NERC Greenhouse gAs Uk and Global Emissions (GAUGE) ...

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Plankton Ecologist

We are currently seeking applications for a Plankton Ecologist within the Marine Ecosystems branch of Marine Scotland Science (MSS) based at the Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen.

The post contributes towards Scotland's National Outcomes by improving the understanding of the dynamics of the marine plankton community in Scottish waters in order to investigate its influence on marine fisheries and identifying impacts of ...

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Associate Research Fellow, Offshore Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy, Tremough Campus

(Ref. P45250)

£24,766 up to £25,504 on Grade E, depending on qualifications and experience

The College wishes to recruit an Associate Research Fellow to support the work of Dr Lars Johanning and colleagues within the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) group, based at the Tremough Campus in Cornwall. This post is available from 01 ...

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PhD NERC studentship: Mitigation of pollutant emissions from the steel industry

Academic Supervisors: Professor Tom Stephenson and Dr Ana Soares

Application Deadline: 30 July 2013

Supported by NERC and Tata Steel, a studentship of up to £15,000 p.a. for three years plus fees* is available

The steel industry has a long manufacturing tradition in the UK: it produced 10.1 million tonnes of steel in 2009 and ...

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Research Associate: Linking Biodiversity Data to Policy

(Fixed Term)

Salary: £27,854 - £36,298 pa

Closing date: 19 July 2013

Applications are invited for a Research Associate to work on EU-BON, a major EU-funded research project seeking to improve the use of biodiversity data in public policy. EU-BON will carry out research towards building a European gateway for biodiversity information, which will integrate a wide range ...

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Science Subject Co-ordinator

Up to £47,314 per annum

Ref: EHT0696-0613

Edge Hill University is one of the most rapidly developing universities in the United Kingdom and has been providing higher education for 125 years, based on an ethos of opportunity through excellence. The past five years have seen student applications double, turnover increase at a rate of around 20% per annum, ...

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Consultant (Senior Scientist) to Work on Data Assimilation of In-situ Observations

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)

Interviews for this post are expected to take place in Reading, Berkshire, on 10 July 2013


LOCATION: ECMWF Headquarters at Shinfield Park, near Reading, Berkshire, United Kingdom.

ENVIRONMENT: The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) is an international organisation supported by 34 States.*
ECMWF's principal objectives ...

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AHRC Funded Collaborative Doctoral Studentship

The value of protected landscapes to contemporary society - readings, responses, associated meaning, and the iconography of the wye valley area of outstanding natural beauty (aonb).

Birmingham City University and The Wye Valley AONB Management Team are pleased to announce the availability of an AHRC funded Collaborative Doctoral Award for an October 2013 start.

This proposal concerns collaboration ...

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Associate Research Fellow Exeter Climate Systems

(Ref. P45238)

£24,766 to £27,047 per annum on Grade E, depending on qualifications and experience.

The College wishes to recruit an Associate Research Fellow to investigate physical processes in the climate system key to uncertainty in 21st century climate change projections. This post is available from 15 August 2013 for 36 months. The post will form part of ...

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Regius Professor of Meteorology and Climate Science

Start date: as soon as possible

Closing date: 28 July 2013

Reference number: CH13014

Post type: full-time, permanent

Pay grade: Professorial

Payscale: Competitive market value

We are seeking an exceptional scientist to take up the newly-established Regius Professorship in Meteorology and Climate Science.

In January 2013, the University of Reading was awarded a prestigious Regius ...

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Funded Studentship: Shelf-sea gross and net production estimates from triple oxygen isotopes and oxygen-argon ratios in relation to phytoplankton physiology

Faculty of Science

Deadline: 30th June 2013. This studentship is available for a 1st October 2013 start.


Primary: Dr Jan Kaiser

The Project:

Shelf-seas support up to one fifth of global primary productivity and thus help sustain fisheries and regulate global climate by taking up carbon dioxide (CO2). This CO2 uptake function is dubbed the ...

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Fully Funded Studentship: Non-redfieldian processes in the shelf sea carbon pump: organic matter dynamics and carbon overconsumption

Faculty of Science

Deadline: 30th June 2013. This studentship is available for a 1st October 2013 start.

Supervisory Team:

Primary: Dr Martin Johnson

The Project:

This fully funded studentship is co-funded by Cefas (Centre for environment, fisheries and aquaculture science) and the faculty of science at UEA as part of their strategic alliance. It will ...

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Research Assistant / Associate in Developing Advanced Computational Techniques for Three-dimensional Full-wavefield Seismic Inversion (FWI)

A fixed term post for 24 months

Salary range for Research Assistant: £28,200 - £31,250 per annum

Salary range for Research Associate: Salary £32,100 - £40,720 per annum

We seek a Research Assistant / Associate to join an existing research team developing advanced computational techniques for three-dimensional full-wavefield seismic inversion (FWI). The Research Assistant / Associate will develop ...

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Associate Research Fellow

College of Life and Environmental Sciences

(Ref. No – P45233)

£24,766 up to £27,854 on Grade E, depending on qualifications and experience.

The College wishes to recruit an Associate Research Fellow to support the work of Professor Chris Perry (Geography), and Dr Tim McClanahan (Wildlife Conservation Society, Kenya). This ESPA (Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation) programme funded ...

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