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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze co-located observations of atmospheric dynamics and spatially-distributed aerosol
  • Determine the atmospheric controls on aerosol spatial and temporal dynamics
  • Publish in peer-reviewed journals
  • Present at national and international meetings

Position Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ph.D. in aerosol science, atmospheric science, meteorology, engineering, or a closely related field
  • Experience with using remotely sensed observations of atmospheric boundary layer aerosol, dynamics, and meteorology
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to develop and pursue independent research ideas
  • Ability to work well in a diverse team across cultures and experiences

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Experience with using in-situ observations of newly formed aerosol
  • A record of publication in high quality, internationally recognized journals


  • BNL policy requires that after obtaining a PhD, eligible candidates for research associate appointments may not exceed a combined total of 5 years of relevant work experience as a post-doc and/or in an R&D position, excluding time associated with family planning, military service, illness, or other life-changing events.
  • Review of applications begins immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
  • The initial term appointment will be one year, subject to renewal contingent on funding and performance.
  • Research will be under the direction of Dr. Chongai Kuang.