Ocean waves research scientist position at LOPS-Ifremer (France)
Ifremer is hiring a tenured
Remote Sensing Scientist to work on sea state measurement in
the context of coastal applications, extreme weather events,
and/or climate change.
The successful applicant is expected to develop research on
the use of existing (altimeters, SARs) and new sensors
(Doppler altimeters, CFOSAT ...) and their application in
the context of long-term and / or multi-scale anaysis of
ocean waves and their interactions with ocean currents, the
atmosphere, nearshore dynamics, sea ice ...
The position will be part of the Laboratory for Ocean
Physics and Satellite remote sensing (LOPS), located in
Brest, France. The successful applicant is expected to
complement and strengthen world-leading expertise on
numerical wave modelling and remote sensing. LOPS (http://www.umr-lops.fr/)
develops and maintain a wide range of sea-going
instrumentation that can be relevant to the research
Applications are due before March 23.
Please send CV and cover
letter (including the names of up to three references and a
general indication of research interests and possible
research project) to Dr. F. Ardhuin ([hidden email]) ahead of the formal