Employment

CEE Faculty and Staff Positions

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is accepting applications for the following position(s):

 

Post Doctoral Research Associates

Two postdoctoral Research Associate positions are available to support satellite-based remote-sensing of Water Cycle processes.  The project is seeking creative, self-motivated, and energetic individuals to assist in developing novel Microwave Retrieval and physics-guided and physics-constrained Data Assimilation Models, as well as processing of SAR, InSAR, Altimetry and Lidar measurements. Expertise:  A degree in Physics, ECEng, EEng, CSEng, CEEng, Earth Sciences, Atmospheric Sciences, and Remote Sensing Applications.   Familiarity with radiative transfer modeling and microwave remote sensing is desired.  Experience with active satellite-based remote sensing instruments and techniques is preferred, but not necessary.  The positions will involve significant writing including contributions to proposal writing, reporting to funding agencies, and peer-review publications.  

Contact:  Ana P. Barros (barros@illinois.edu), Subject Line: Remote Sensing Postdoc

 

Research Assistant Position Available

A Research Assistant position is available to support satellite-based remote-sensing of Water Cycle processes. 

Background:  An undergraduate degree in Physics or Electrical Engineering is preferred.

Contact:  Ana P. Barros (barros@illinois.edu), Subject Line: Remote Sensing  RA