Funded PhD opportunity in the field of agro-meteorology

Closing date: 28 April 2017
Teagasc centre, Dublin & Maynooth University, Co. Kildare, Ireland
The PhD opportunity is being offered by Teagasc (Irish Agricultural and Food Development Authority) and Maynooth Univeristy, the project title is "Using a surface energy balance approach to characterise agro-environmental zones in Ireland in support of on-farm decision making".

Three PhD positions in the field of Arctic climate

Closing date: 02 May 2017
Stockholm University, Sweden
The PhD positions will focus on 1) large-scale atmospheric dynamics and the transport of heat and moisture into the Arctic, 2) the energy budget at the ocean/sea-ice/atmosphere interface, and 3) an improved understanding of the key processes governing the life cycle of Arctic clouds .

ECMWF: Senior Communications Officer

Closing date: 02 May 2017
ECMWF, Shinfield Park, Reading, UK
The Senior Communications Officer has an important role to play in devising, delivering and evaluating the strategy to increase awareness and uptake of the Copernicus services across Europe. He/She is responsible for the overall communication portfolio for CAMS and C3S.

PhD grant in sea ice modelling

Closing date: not specified
Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Within the APPLICATE EU project, the Georges Lemaître Centre for Earth and Climate Research / Earth and Life Institute of the Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium is seeking a PhD student for 42 months.

Post-doctoral position (or PhD): Feasibility Study for a Smart Air Quality Network

Closing date: not specified
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Public meteorological and air quality measurement networks are no longer the only data source in cities. Low-cost sensor networks are rapidly developing. Some of these networks are going to be based on the cell phone network. KIT seeks a researcher for a feasibility study for a smart air quality network.

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