The Department of Engineering Systems and Environment at the
University of Virginia is seeking a Research Associate
(Postdoctoral level) to work under the supervision of Prof.
Jonathan Goodall. The successful candidate will assist in
Duties will include computational modeling of hydrologic
systems, software development, project management, and presenting
research results as journal papers and conference
QUALIFICATIONS: A PhD in Civil Engineering or closely related
field at the time of appointment, experience in hydrologic modeling
(preferably TUFLOW), computer programming using Python, and
publishing research results in top peer reviewed journals and
conferences are required. Experience with source code repository
hosting services like GitHub, other programming languages besides
Python, and machine techniques learning is preferred.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Apply online at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs
and attach a curriculum vitae, cover letter, and contact
information for three references. Please note that multiple
documents can be uploaded in the CV box.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin on
October 4, 2020 and the posting will remain open until filled. The
University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to
This is a one-year appointment; however, the appointment may be
renewed for an additional year contingent upon available funding
and satisfactory performance.
For questions regarding this position, please contact Jon
Goodall, Professor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions regarding the application process, contact Rich
Haverstrom, Faculty Search Advisor, at email@example.com.
For more information on the benefits available to postdoctoral
associates at UVA, visit postdoc.virginia.edu and
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