Details about Postdoctoral Research Fellowship In Snowhydrology
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship In Snowhydrology is offered for Post Doc degree in the field of Postdoctoral Research in Snowhydrology. You can apply to this scholarship here. The deadline for the sending your application is 18 Apr 2016. This scholarship is provided by University of Oslo and the value of this scholarship is Partial Funding, 483 700 to 550 400 NOK/year . This scholarship is open for: Open to all nationalties.
- Deadline: 18 Apr 2016
- Scholarship value: Partial Funding, 483 700 to 550 400 NOK/year
- Candidates are selected based on their academic credentials.
- They are expected to possess excellent writing skills and should have the to work in a highly motivated team.
- Selected applicant should hold a Ph.D. degree or similar degree awarded by a Physics, Geoscience, Physics, Hydrology Geophysics, Mathematics, or Computer Science faculty, with experience in hydrology and numerical modeling in particular wrt snow.
- Expertise in processing and displaying of large data sets in time and space is helpful.
The successful candidate should further demonstrate:
- Technical knowledge of one or more programming language(s), specifically experience with C++ is considered a substantial advantage.
- Scripting skills (e.g Matlab/Python or likewise are required)
- Keenness to handle tasks and project deliverables in an international research environment and fairly Good communication skills
- Should have creativity streak and capability of independent research
- The application letter should include an essay of research interests.
- Resume (summarizing educational qualifications, academic work, and other extra qualifying activities)
- Documents of educational certificates and transcript of records
- If available, a copy of the Ph.D. thesis
- List of other educational activities and publications and/or awards and stipends that the applicant wishes to be considered by the evaluation committee
- Names and contact details of 2-3 references (name, relation to the applicant, e-mail ID, and phone number)
- International students are advised to attach a write-up of their University’s grading system.
- Note that all documents should be in English or a Scandinavian language.
- University of Oslo’s equal opportunities policy accepts applications from all individuals regardless of their ethnicity or gender.
Also, applicants with expertise in one of the topics below will be given priority:
- Subgrid variability in geoscientific models
- Data assimilation techniques
- Spatial distribution of snow
- Remote sensing of snow level and snow water equivalent