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Faculty Positions Available at Sun Yat-sen University (added 08/04/2014)

The Department of Atmospheric Sciences at Sun Yat-sen University (Zhongshan University), located in Guangzhou, China, seeks applicants for multiple faculty positions of various ranks (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Professor). Qualified candidates should have Ph.D. degrees, preferably with post-doctoral experience, in atmospheric sciences or related fields. Applicants with expertise in atmospheric dynamics, atmospheric physics, and atmospheric chemistry are all welcome. Please send your curriculum vitae and a cover letter, which indicates the position rank that you wish to apply for, to Prof. Zhiping Wen, Head of the Department of Atmospheric Sciences at, or to Prof. Song Yang at

Research Associate Position Available at University of Maryland at Baltimore County (UMBC) (added 08/04/2014)

The Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET) in cooperation of the Physics Department of UMBC seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate to study the impacts of 3-D radiative transfer effects and cloud microphysical structures on satellite and airborne remote sensing of the properties of liquid-phase clouds. Specific objectives will also involve the assessment of biases and uncertainties in MODIS cloud property retrievals over mid- and high-latitude regions. The position requires a Ph.D. in Atmospheric Sciences, Physics or related field. The candidate should have a firm fundamental knowledge of 1-D spectral (both solar and infrared) radiative transfer in cloud fields and are familiar with NASA’s A-Train satellite data, including MODIS, CALIPSO and CloudSat. Experiences with 3-D radiative transfer models will be an asset. Strong programming skills in FORTRAN and IDL are highly desirable. This position will be based at UMBC's Physics Department and selection is contingent upon possessing appropriate visa status to meet requirements for employment. For best consideration, submit electronically a cover letter (indicating the specific position number above), a complete curriculum vitae, home address, visa status (if applicable) and names and telephone numbers of three references by June 15th, 2014 (application materials for this position will be accepted until position is filled) to: Danita Eichenlaub, (, Administrative Director, JCET, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Suite 320, 5523 Research Park Drive, Baltimore, MD 21228.


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I.M. Systems Group, Inc. (IMSG)

I.M. Systems Group, Inc. (IMSG) has 4 job openings to support NOAA/NESDIS/Center for Satellite Applications Research (STAR).
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NCS Ecosystem Support Scientist Scientific Analyst (doc)

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