Job Posting Title:
LSUAM ORED – SBSAH – Center for Coastal Resiliency (Scott C Hagen (00001386))
1110 S. River Road Suite 100
This Postdoctoral Researcher will assist in the mission of the LSU Center for Coastal Resiliency (CCR), including conduct of external grant projects, providing professional support managing large multidisciplinary projects that focus on approaches to the development of unstructured grids for shallow water flow models with focus on automated vertical feature extraction; Collaborate with other on-campus groups, such as CCT and other centers working with the CCR (e.g., Center for River Studies and Coastal Sustainability Studio); and attend and present at national and international conferences.
Conduct research that focus on approaches to the development of unstructured grids for shallow water flow models with focus on automated vertical feature extraction; Manage data acquisition responsibilities; Collaborate with other on-campus groups, such as CCT and other centers working with the CCR (e.g., Center for River Studies and Coastal Sustainability Studio), to meet the programming needs associated with their research; Attend and present at national and international conferences. (50%)
Development of peer-reviewed journal manuscripts and contribute to the development of research proposals. (30%)
Responsible for mentoring graduate students, and assisting the students with conference presentation preparation and manuscript development. (15%)
Other duties as assigned. (5%)
Ph. D in Civil Engineering or Coastal Engineering and experience tide, wind- wave and hurricane storm surge modeling and with vertical feature extraction. ABD candidates considered but must have Ph.D. conferred by hire date.
Minimum Certifications / Licenses:
Valid Driver’s License
Additional Job Description: Special Instructions:
Please provide a cover letter, resume and three (3) professional references including name, title, phone number and e-mail address.
Please attach ALL required documents under the Resume / CV section of your application.
A copy of your transcript(s) may be attached to your application (if available). However, original transcripts are required prior to hire.
Due to the nature and / or position responsibilities, this position shall be subject to alcohol/drug testing in accordance with University Policy Statement 67.
July 23, 2021
Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):
August 6, 2021