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Employment and Research Opportunities at PCIC

PCIC is seeking to fill a Research Associate in the Climate Analysis and Monitoring Theme.

Research Associate: Climate Analysis and Monitoring

The Research Associate works as part of a multi-disciplinary team that has the task of updating observationally based estimates of engineering design values, such as those that are frequently found in building codes and similar documents. Examples of design values of interest include extreme snow loads, extreme rainfall amounts for rainfalls of different durations and indicators of extreme thermal loads. The research associate will also will undertake basic and applied research to improve our ability to apply and interpret extreme value analysis methods at local and regional scales.

For more information, see the complete job posting.

Application: Please send your application including a cover letter, CV, code sample and three professional references to Francis Zwiers, climate@uvic.ca, with “ATTN: Engineering Design Value Research Associate” in the subject line. Please indicate whether you are legally able to work in Canada. 

Review of applicants will start immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is found.