Researcher job in Sweden – Water Resources Engineering

Lund University


Lund University, Division of Water Resources Engineering (TVRL) invites applications for Researcher in Water Resources Engineering, Sweden – Dec 01, 2021

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General Info

Position: Researcher
No. of Positions: 1
Research Field: ,
Deadline to Apply: Expired
Joining Date: Dec 01, 2021
Contract Period: 1 Year
Salary: According to Standard Norms

Division of Water Resources Engineering (TVRL)
Department of Building and Environmental Technology
Lund University

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Qualification Details

Applicants must have:

  • A PhD within the subject of the position.
  • Very good oral and written proficiency in English.

 Assessment criteria and other qualifications

  • Experience of research collaboration in Water Resources Engineering/Environmental Management in arid areas, i.e., the Middle East.
  • Research experience in Interdisciplinary and International Projects.
  • Experience in researching on the application of artificial intelligence in hydro-environmental problems.
  • Good research abilities on the geospatial modeling of groundwater potential, aquifer recahrge, as well as landslides, gullies, and urban floods by using machine learning algorithms.
  • Proficiency in programming languages, such as Python, R, or Matlab, for modeling and software development as well as geographic information sciences, and remote sensing.

Consideration will also be given to good collaborative skills, drive and independence, and how the applicant’s experience and skills complement and strengthen ongoing research within the department, and how they stand to contribute to its future development.

Responsibilities/Job Description

Work duties of a researcher include mainly performing research in the subject area. Work duties include also:

  • Supervision of degree projects and doctoral students
  • Collaboration with industry and wider society
  • Multidisciplinary academic collaboration
  • Administration related to the work duties listed above

How to Apply?

Online Application through "Apply Now" Button from this page or from advertisement webpage (URL below)

Reference Number: PA2021/2861
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Documents Required

Applications shall be written in English and be compiled into a PDF-file containing:

  • résumé/CV, including a list of publications,
  • a general description of past research and future research interests (no more than three pages),
  • contact information of at least two references,
  • copy of the doctoral degree certificate, and other certificates/grades that you wish to be considered.

About the Project

Water resources and environmental issues such as dust storms involve many complexities and uncertainties and investigating these issues requires new methodologies and approaches such as state-of-the-art artificial intelligence algorithms. The employment involves research with focus on the application of artificial intelligence algorithms to investigate new real-world hydro-environmental problems with focus on the arid and semi-arid areas including the Middle East.

About the Department

The Division of Water Resources Engineering (TVRL) is the largest one in terms of the number of employees at the Department of Building and Environmental Technology at LTH. Activities at TVRL include research, teaching and development of innovation focusing on water in both society and nature. TVRLs research is mainly focusing on costal hydraulics, hydrology, urban water, and water quality.

About the Employer: Lund University

Note or Other details

Lund University welcomes applicants with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We regard gender equality and diversity as a strength and an asset. We kindly decline all sales and marketing contacts.

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