Post-doc position – DEUFI : Detailing human vulnerability facing flooding – Montpellier

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For further information download the full note here and visit their website.

Send your CV and motivation letter before the 1st of July 2020 to Freddy.vinet@univ-montp3.fr et matthieu.peroche@univ-montp3.fr 

 

Post-Doc position at CNR-ISAC. Bolonia, Italy

The Italian National Research Council – Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (CNR-ISAC) is looking for a doctor in Physics, Geophysics, Meteorology, Oceanography, Climate Dynamics, Environmental Sciences, Mathematics, or an equivalent subject to cover a Post-Doc position in their branch in Bolonia.

“The CNR-ISAC aims at an integrated scientific understanding of the atmosphere, the ocean and their processes, by means of a multidisciplinary approach which combines scientific and technological skills in meteorology, climate, atmospheric dynamics and composition, Earth observations; it develops basic research, theoretical, experimental and numerical, and modeling work together with impact evaluation.
ISAC is the largest CNR Institute on atmospheric sciences, structured in 7 Units over the country, 7 permanent observatories, including 3 Global Stations of the Global Atmosphere Watch (GAW) program of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and 2 atmospheric research Supersites.
ISAC is recognised internationally through its collaboration with a large number of European laboratories, and research centers worldwide.”

For further details on the position see PostDocCNR-ISAC and send your interest to d.mastrangelo@isac.cnr.it by 22th May 2020.

 

 

 

Anuncio de las XXXVI JORNADAS CIENTÍFICAS DE LA AME – Granada Noviembre 2020

La Asociación de Meteorología Española (AME) anuncia sus Jornadas Científicas anuales,  que este año, como cada dos, coincide con el Encuentro Hispano-Luso de Meteorología.

El tema este año es “Servicios Climáticos en la Península Ibérica“.

Estos eventos constituyen un foro de gran valor para el intercambio de conocimientos en meteorología y climatología con los científicos del país vecino, Portugal.

La celebración del evento se alterna entre España y Portugal y este año nos toca a los españoles albergarla. La ciudad que la acogerá será Granada y las fechas elegidas son del 9 al 11 de Noviembre de este año.

Para obtener más información descárgate el folleto informativo aquí y visita la web de la AME para estar al día en todas las novedades sobre el evento.

 

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ELSEVIER Special Issue. ‘Climate and Weather Risks in South-Western Europe’. CALL FOR PAPERS

Did you present an original paper to the 12 AEC International Congress or the XXXVI AME Scientific Conference? If so do not miss the open call from Atmospheric Research and make sure you submit your work by January 15, 2021.

Check the topics below or download the flyer here for further details.

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Second call of the 8th Summer School at the ISAC Institute, Lecce Unit

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For the registration and any further information please visit our website http://ss2020.le.isac.cnr.it, or contact us at: summerschool2020@le.isac.cnr.it.

M-CostAdapt: PhD a GAMA

Dear colleagues,

We are looking for good candidates who wish to do the doctoral thesis with my GAMA team of the University of Barcelona, within the PhD program of Physics of the University of Barcelona. The thesis will be on adaptation to the impact of climate change on coastal hazards (mainly from the hydrometeorological and sociological point of view) and will be developed within the framework of the M-CostAdapt project that we have with the Technical University of Catalonia (https://mcostadapt.upc.edu/es/proyecto-m-costadapt). This is a national project that has obtained an associated grant. The call for the grand has opened recently and the deadline to submit candidacies is October 29 at 3:00 p.m. (CET). For more information about the grants as well as to apply, contact:

http://www.ciencia.gob.es/portal/site/MICINN/menuitem.dbc68b34d11ccbd5d52ffeb801432ea0/?vgnextoid=131955e2d5e01610VgnVCM1000001d04140aRCRD

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Estimados colegas,

Estamos buscando buenos candidatos que deseen realizar la tesis doctoral con mi grupo GAMA, dentro del programa de doctorado de Física de la Universidad de Barcelona. La tesis será sobre adaptación al impacto del cambio climático sobre los riesgos costeros (principalmente desde una aproximación hidrometeorológica y sociológica) y se desarrollará en el marco del proyecto M-CostAdapt que llevamos a cabo en colaboración con la Universidad Politécnica de Cataluña (https://mcostadapt.upc.edu/es/proyecto-m-costadapt). Este es un proyecto del Plan Estatal que ha conseguido una beca FPI asociada. La convocatoria ya está abierta y la fecha límite para presentar candidaturas es el 29 de octubre a las 15:00 (CET). Para más información sobre las ayudas así como para realizar la solicitud, dirigirse:

http://www.ciencia.gob.es/portal/site/MICINN/menuitem.dbc68b34d11ccbd5d52ffeb801432ea0/?vgnextoid=131955e2d5e01610VgnVCM1000001d04140aRCRD

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Estimats col·legues,

Estem cercant bons candidats que vulguin fer la tesi doctoral amb el grup GAMA de la Universitat de Barcelona, dins el programa de doctorat de Física de la Universitat de Barcelona. La tesi serà sobre adaptació a l’impacte del canvi climàtic sobre els riscos costaners (principalment des de la perspectiva hidrometeorològica i sociológica) i es desenvoluparà en el marc del projecte M-Cost Adapt que estem portant a terme amb la Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (https://mcostadapt.upc.edu/es/proyecto-m-costadapt).  Aquest és un projecte del Plan Estatal que ha aconseguit una beca FPI associada. La data límit per a presentar candidatures és el 29 d’octubre a les 15:00. Per a més informació sobre els ajuts i per a fer la sol·licitud, dirigir-se a:

http://www.ciencia.gob.es/portal/site/MICINN/menuitem.dbc68b34d11ccbd5d52ffeb801432ea0/?vgnextoid=131955e2d5e01610VgnVCM1000001d04140aRCRD

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PhD position, mountain meteorology and atmospheric modelling

 The Atmospheric Dynamics group of the Institute of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences (ACINN) at the University of Innsbruck (Austria) is looking to fill a doctoral position in the field of mountain meteorology.

The PhD student will join a dynamic research group led by Prof. Mathias Rotach and will collaborate closely with other members of the team (http://acinn.uibk.ac.at/research/dynamics). The position is sponsored by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) through project P 30808-N32, “MICIA: Multiscale Interactions in Convection Initiation in the Alps”, led by principal investigator Dr. Stefano Serafin. The project deals with the processes that cause the formation of cumulus clouds near mountains during summer. In this season, convective storms occur over and near mountains more frequently than over plains. Often, convection initiation over mountains is affected by meteorological processes that operate at very different spatial and temporal scales, posing a challenge both to the scientific understanding and to the forecasting of the phenomenon. The major aspects of interest are the possible impacts of mountain waves and of terrain-induced breeze systems on convective pre-conditioning, storm initiation and storm development. These topics will be investigated through simulations with high-resolution state-of-the-art numerical weather prediction models.

The position is initially awarded for one year and will be extended to a total duration of 3 years after positive evaluation. The starting date is not earlier than 1 March 2018. Remuneration is specified by the Austrian collective agreement for university employees (indicative figures are provided on the funding agency’s website, https://www.fwf.ac.at/en/research-funding/personnel-costs/).

Essential qualifications: Master (or equivalent) degree in Meteorology/Atmospheric Sciences or a related subject, basic experience with numerical weather prediction codes, familiarity with Linux/UNIX environments, strong motivation, positive attitude toward teamwork, excellent verbal and written communication skills including fluency in English.

Assets: Knowledge of mesoscale and mountain meteorology, demonstrated proficiency in Python and Fortran programming, familiarity with high-performance computing. Knowledge of the German language is beneficial but not required.

 Applications received before Friday, 9 February 2018, will be given full consideration. The application package should be submitted via e-mail to Dr. Stefano Serafin, stefano.serafin[at]univie.ac.at, and should include the following information:

– A curriculum vitae;

– A formal letter of motivation, explaining the reasons why you are interested in the position and why you believe you are a good candidate for it;

– Degree transcripts and thesis abstract;

– Publications, if any;

– Contact information for referees (at least one, no more than three).

The University of Innsbruck aims at increasing the proportion of women at all employment levels, and therefore encourages applications by qualified women.

Candidates wishing to receive further details about the position are welcome to contact Dr. Serafin via e-mail.