Assistant Project Scientist-Part Time

Monthly Salary of $6275.00

Part-Time Assistant Project Scientist – Air Quality Modeling

Salary/appointment: 20% Assistant Specialist, Monthly Salary of $6275.00

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of California, Irvine seeks a part-time assistant project scientist in the area of mathematical modeling of air pollution dynamics. The successful candidate is expected to have a Ph.D. from a leading research university in engineering or science. Expertise with air quality models (e.g., WRF, CAMx, CMAQ, SMOKE) is essential. In addition, the candidate should be familiar with emission pre-processing, scientific visualization, FORTRAN programming and other computational science tools. The candidate should have excellent communication and time-management skills, a proven record in journal publications and enthusiasm for new challenges.  

The position will remain open until filled. An immediate start date is available within a few weeks of the hiring decision. The candidate should be available for a start date during March 1, 2016 through May 31, 2016 period. The position will be for three months and less than full time (20%).  

Apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system at: Applicants should submit a resume, a cover letter indicating your area(s) of expertise and the names and addresses of three references.

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Professor Donald Dabdub

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of California, Irvine

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,  national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.