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We are seeking a Research Scientist to develop, test, and implement components of a land model that automatically learns from space-based and ground-based data. As a CliMA land Research Scientist at Caltech, you will collaborate with a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team of curious and creative scientists and engineers, spanning Caltech and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, to create a land model suitable for use in Earth System Models (ESMs). For information about CliMA, please visit our website at https://clima.caltech.edu/
You will advance the state of knowledge and contribute to the development of a data-informed land model in one or more of several possible ways:
As qualifications, you are required to have:
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