Post-doctoral Modeller

  • SALARY & BENEFITS £33,518 - £38,833 per annum
Job Description

To promote a flexible workforce, the University will consider applications from individuals seeking full time, part time, job share, or term time only working arrangements.

The Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) are a world class research, enterprise and education centre at Aberystwyth University. We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and motivated crop or grassland modeller to work on a Welsh Government RDP-funded project: The agricultural productivity potential of Wales (Torri Tir Newydd).

The post holder will produce opportunity maps for key crop species in Wales (e.g. ryegrass, clover, Miscanthus, cereals etc.). To achieve this, they will work with the environmental modelling group from the University of Aberdeen, building on collaborative relationships and mapping outputs from previous UK-wide research.

To make an informal enquriy, please contact Dr Mariecia Fraser at mdf@aber.ac.uk.