Postdoctoral Fellowship – Apply by Feb 28th | 2018

Subject: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Exposure Science/Environmental modeling

Where: One of the following Canadian cities of the members of the noise team of the Canadian Urban Environmental Health Consortium: Montreal, Toronto, Halifax, Vancouver.

Terms: The start date of the position is flexible, but ideally the position would be filled by April 2018. The fellow will receive at least 50,000$CAN per year (plus benefits).

Description: a 2-year fellowship (1-year renewable) is available as part of CANUE for the development of a national land use regression model for noise, based on measurements and predictor variables assembled by CANUE. The postdoctoral fellow will also be involved in other activities of the noise team such as in the development of a noise propagation model for Canadian cities. To develop these models, the postdoctoral fellow will perform data management and analysis, disseminate research findings through manuscript authorship and present findings at professional meetings; it is anticipated that the candidate may also be involved in fieldwork measurement campaigns.

Qualifications: Applicants must possess a PhD in a relevant area (e.g. geography, environmental sciences, engineering, or other relevant areas) and have less than 3 years of prior post-doctoral experience. Candidates must have strong skills in both quantitative analysis and writing.

Interested applicants should submit an application, in one PDF document, that includes a statement of interest and curriculum vitae with the name of two referees, to info@canue.ca.