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Employment Opportunity: Hydroclimate Scientist

PCIC is seeking to fill a Hydroclimate Scientist position, as part of the pan-Canadian Global Water Futures (GWF) research program. Led by the University of Saskatchewan, GWF aims to place Canada as a global leader in water science for the world’s cold regions in order address the strategic needs of the Canadian economy in adapting to change and managing risks of uncertain water futures. The Hydroclimate Scientist, as part of GWF’s Core Modelling Team, will undertake research to support the development of a next-generation pan-Canadian hydrologic modeling framework. They will work at PCIC under the supervision of the Lead for the Hydrologic Impacts theme and collaborate with members of PCIC and GWF’s Core Modelling Team.  It is the task of the GWF’s Core Modelling Team to deliver next-generation advances in modelling tools and new monitoring systems to study and predict the effects of climate change and human interactions on water quantity and quality. Over the coming years the Core Modelling Team will focus on a number of priority research areas to support this next-generation modelling. 

For more information, see the complete job posting.

Application: Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, and three professional references to Markus Schnorbus, climate@uvic.ca, with “ATTN: Hydroclimate Scientist” in the subject line. Please indicate whether you are legally able to work in Canada. 

Review of applicants will start immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found.