We are seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to join the Quantitative Biodiversity Assessment Team. The ideal candidate will have practical experience in spatiotemporal modelling, remote sensing, ecology, and data integration as well as advanced programming skills.
Supported by a team of experts, you will develop a particular area of transformative technology which has been identified as vital to enabling rapid response to ecosystem change for more effective and efficient biodiversity management.
The novel approach to be developed will combine high-performance analytics with ongoing advances in Earth observation data-streams, to provide dynamic monitoring of real-time changes in the condition of biodiversity habitat across Australia.
In this role, you will work closely with the CSIRO team that have developed the nationally consistent Habitat Condition Assessment System (HCAS).
Moving from the current static’ analytical capability of HCAS to one that provides regular, up-to-date, fine resolution habitat condition monitoring will require you (supported by the HCAS team) to undertake novel research to overcome the key scientific challenges associated with this endeavour.
Your duties will include :
Location : Canberra, ACT
Tenure : Specified term of 3 years
Salary : AU$86K AU$94K + up to 15.4% superannuation
Reference : 67764
To be considered you will need :
Please note : To be eligible for this role you must have no more than 3 years (or part time equivalent) of postdoctoral research experience.
For more information please view the Position Description.
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and provide a National Police Check or equivalent and be able to commence in late 2020 / early 2021.
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How to Apply
Please apply on-line and provide a cover letter and CV that best demonstrate your motivation and ability to meet the requirements of this role.
Wednesday, 29th July 2020 at 11 : 59PM AEST