Research Assistant/Associate, GIS & Remote Sensing: Tropical Land Use/Land Cover Change
Earth Innovation Institute seeks a Research Assistant/Associate to carry out geospatial analysis and modeling, including processing remotely sensed imagery, for research projects focused on mapping, monitoring and modeling of land-use for policy analysis in the Tropics at multiple scales, incorporating spatial and other data sources. The successful candidate will have knowledge of tropical land-use/land-cover change dynamics, forest and agriculture systems, and related fields. The position requires advanced experience obtaining and processing a broad range of geospatial data, using a variety of software and geospatial tools and approaches, and the ability to manipulate large datasets and manage databases. The successful candidate will be highly motivated, show initiative, have the ability to work both independently and as part of a team, and possess the ability to continuously learn new technical skills as needed. The position reports to the lead Scientist, Regional Planning & Policy Analysis.
See the new job announcement for a GIS/Remote Sensing Research Assistant/Associate on the website: http://earthinnovation.org/about/careers/