Post-Doctoral Researcher (Climate Quality Assessments) - ICARUS / Department of Geography

Sunday, January 28, 2018

The Role 

Maynooth University is committed to a strategy in which the primary University goals of excellent research and scholarship and outstanding education are interlinked and equally valued.
We are seeking a post-doctoral researcher to work with Prof. Peter Thorne on the quality assessment of climate data products for the European Commission’s Copernicus Climate Change Service. The post-doctoral researcher will lead the assessment of surface Essential Climate Variable products in collaboration with Belgian and Italian colleagues and liaising with remaining members of the contractor team. The post holder shall be responsible for the production and delivery of product quality assessments that shall consider both individual observational products and thematic assessments. This is a key role in independently assuring users of the Copernicus Climate Change Service of the quality of the available surface data and products.