PhD Position: development of a stochastic generator of precipitation and temperature for small catchments
Type of contract: fixed-term – 3 years
Expected hiring date: 01/10/2020
Desired level of study: Master of Engineer Diploma in Earth / climate sciences, Applied Mathematics or Statistics.
Gross salary: between 1500 € and 2000 € (depending on experience)
Master 2 or Engineer Diploma in Applied Statistics, or in Earth or Climate sciences with a good
knowledge of statistics. A good knowledge of the software R (or equivalent) and definitive interest in
developing scripts is also required. Ability to work with spatial data would be appreciated.
Ability and interest to work in a team. Good knowledge of English for interactions with Swiss
Constraints and risks
PhD funded by the Swiss Confederation.
The research can be conducted in French or English. Non-French speaking candidates are expected to
learn French basics to facilitate communication and integration into the lab.
Location: France, INRAE Centre de Lyon-Grenoble.