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Employment Opportunity: Postdoctoral Research Scientist

800 450 Stroud Water Research Center

The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute and Stroud Water Research Center seek a postdoctoral scientist in watershed hydrology to join the Agua Salud Project research team in Panama.

The successful candidate will work with existing long-term datasets as well as help oversee continuing streamflow data collection, curation, and management. Candidates should have strong field, analytical, and writing skills, a record of successful publication, and experience with or willingness to work on multidisciplinary teams. The project provides up to three years of funding, with the third year of funding determined by performance in years 1 and 2. There are opportunities for multiple lead author publications, and ownership of future research directions.

Applications will be accepted effective immediately and evaluated as they are received. The successful applicant will begin by June 2024; however, the position will be held open for the right applicant.

For full position description, employment requirements, and application process, please see the full advertisement on the STRI website.

Waterfall in El Valle, Panama, home of the golden frog.
Photo: Brian Gratwicke, CC-BY-2.0, portion of original.