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.
- 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)