The Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) currently has a Research Physical Scientist employment opportunity available in the Atmospheric Physics division.
As a Research Physical Scientist, you will perform the following duties:
- Lead research projects related to the physics, chemistry, transport and optics of tropospheric aerosols with computational models and use of observations.
- Develop new representations of aerosol-radiation and aerosol-cloud interactions in climate models. Diagnose variations and trends in aerosol direct and indirect effects based on model simulations and other observation data.
- Participate in meetings and conferences; prepare and present technical papers before professional groups. Contribute to research findings that may be shared at national and international meetings and documented in published articles and reports.
- Maintain scientific and technical liaison with personnel in other laboratories, universities, and industrial concerns for exchanging technical information and ideas and collaborating on projects of interest to the agencies.
Note: These duties are described at the full performance level of the ZP-4; The ZP-3 is developmental leading to such performance.
The announcement opens 12/18/2023 and closes on 1/2/2024.