Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE) - Associate or Full Researcher
University Of California, San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO)
United States

Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE) - Associate or Full Researcher


Job #JPF02045


    Scripps Institution of Oceanography - SIO - ALL UNITS, CLIMATE/ATMOS SCI/PHY OCEANOG


Recruitment Period

Open date: February 22nd, 2019

Last review date: Monday, Apr 22, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Friday, Jan 31, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.






Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) invites applications for a full-time Research Scientist position to assume a major scientific role in the central experimental laboratory of the Advanced Global Atmospheric Gases Experiment (AGAGE), an international collaborative research project sponsored in the US by NASA. It is funded by extramural research grants at 75% and by SIO at 25% during the academic year, and by extramural grants during the summer.


We seek applicants with demonstrated records of research excellence in the area of experimental measurement and interpretation of trace gases in the global and regional atmosphere, especially those affecting anthropogenic climate change and stratospheric ozone depletion that are emphasized in AGAGE. We are interested in candidates who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in research as well as service toward building an equitable and diverse scholarly environment. Research Scientists at SIO have the opportunity to obtain lecturer appointments in the SIO Department and to serve as graduate student advisors.


The position requires a PhD, or equivalent degree, in a relevant field at time of application and candidates should have a competitive record of publication, as well as evidence of the ability to conduct and fund an active research program consistent with career level. This appointment may be at the Associate or Full Research Scientist level and salary will depend on the experience of the successful applicant and will be based on the UCSD pay scales.


Please submit applications by the initial deadline for full consideration at :


SIO is a world-renowned center of marine research with approximately 200 principal investigators leading research programs on all aspects of earth, ocean, biological and atmospheric sciences. We are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.


UCSD is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence and diversity.


Document requirements


    Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V. Must include list of your publications.


    Cover Letter


    Statement of Research - A description of your research interests as they relate to AGAGE.


    Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.


    Misc / Additional (Optional)


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