The Department of Meteorology is the leading department in Sweden for research and education in physical climate science, including atmospheric physics, dynamical meteorology, physical oceanography and chemical meteorology. The department employs over 25 scientists and over 30 PhD students. The department is part of the Bolin Centre for Climate Research, that together with three other departments at the university promotes interdisciplinary research in climate and Earth system science.

Project description

This position is within a VR-funded project that aims to gain insight into how the atmosphere affects the Arctic climate. Of particular interest in the role of moisture transport into the Arctic and the role of the stratosphere in improving predictions of Arctic warming.

Qualification requirements

Postdoctoral positions are appointed primarily for purposes of research. Applicants are expected to hold a Swedish doctoral degree or an equivalent degree from another country in meteorology, oceanography, climate science or related fields, or in computer science, statistics or related fields.

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