RESEARCH SCIENTIST, Center for Global Change Science

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RESEARCH SCIENTIST, Center for Global Change Science


The MIT Center for Global Change Science (CGCS) seeks a research scientist to join an international team of experimentalists and theoreticians in the Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE) and a large atmospheric chemistry group at MIT. The work will focus on interpretation of AGAGE observations of greenhouse and ozone-depleting gases using models, measurements, and inverse methods. Additional information about AGAGE, CGCS, MIT Atmospheric Chemistry, and Professor Prinn is available at, and

This is a 4-year appointment with the possibility of renewal.

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A Ph.D. in some area of atmospheric physics and chemistry, and significant post-doctoral experience in three-dimensional atmospheric chemical transport modeling. Experience using these models together with observations to optimally estimate trace gas sources and sinks (i.e., inverse modeling). Capability to conceive and lead new research and to mentor graduate students and post-doctoral associates.

Application Instructions

Applications are being accepted online at Academic Jobs Online A complete application needs to include a cover letter, CV, a brief statement of research interests (one to two pages), and three letters of recommendation. Applications received by April 30, 2022 will be considered first.
Opening announced 2-14-2022

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.