[ESIP-all] Senior Staff Associate position at CIESIN
Bob Chen via ESIP-all
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Fri Oct 24 14:21:32 EDT 2014
CIESIN, the Center for International Earth Science Information Network
of the Earth Institute at Columbia University, seeks a Senior Staff
Associate for its Science Applications Division. The individual will
play a lead role in the development of data systems and services for
global and African digital soil mapping projects and will coordinate
CIESIN's scientific and technical activities related to geoinformatics
and cyberinfrastructure for soil science, agricultural development,
and related areas. He/she will manage projects involving the design,
implementation, quality control, and maintenance of data systems for
large-scale, geo-referenced soil and environmental data collection,
integration, analysis and online dissemination; develop technical
tools in support of soil cyberinfrastructure project needs;
participate in scientific analysis of soil data and its
interrelationship with crop yields, land degradation, soil management
practices, and other environmental and socioeconomic factors; and
interact with other staff members to provide expert guidance and
CIESIN, based at the Lamont campus of Columbia University in
Palisades, New York, is an internationally recognized research, data,
and education center working at the intersection of the natural,
social, health, engineering, and computer sciences.
The position requires a Bachelor's degree and eight years of related
experience or Masters degree and four years related experience in
social or natural science discipline relevant to human-environment
interactions or in geoinformatics or related field.
Search will stay open for 30 days after the ad appears and will
continue until the job is filled.
Please visit our online application site at
for further information about this position and to submit your
Annual salary will be commensurate with experience.
Columbia University benefits provided with this Officer of Research
position. Please follow this link to view our benefits.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
We only accept online applications.
Dr. Robert S. Chen
Director, Center for International Earth Science Information Network
(CIESIN), The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Manager, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
P.O. Box 1000, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964 USA
tel. +1 845-365-8952; fax +1 845-365-8922
e-mail: bchen at ciesin.columbia.edu
CIESIN web site: http://www.ciesin.columbia.edu
SEDAC web site: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu
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