Tenure Track Group Leader – Remote Sensing of Aquatic Systems

The Department Surface Waters – Research and Management (SURF), Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Zürich, Switzerland
Deadline: September 9, 2017

The successful applicant will conduct research on the use of remote sensing to advance understanding of aquatic systems and to facilitate cross-scale assessments of processes in lakes, reservoirs, rivers, floodplains, wetlands and urban environments.

Requirements include:

  • PhD in environmental sciences or engineering, remote sensing, (geo)physics or a related field
  • a strong record of research accomplishments related to remote sensing
  • interest in developing an academic research program in an interdisciplinary environment by combining measurements, remote sensing, and models of aquatic systems processes
  • skills in communication (including competence in English and competence in (or a willingness to learn) one of the Swiss national languages)

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