Job Opportunity: Ocean Modeller, CMCC, Bologna, Italy | POGO

Job Opportunity: Ocean Modeller, CMCC, Bologna, Italy

Apply by 28 Feb 2020


The CMCC is seeking to hire a talented, motivated and proactive researcher to support the OPA division modelling activities focused on the improvement of the CMEMS Med-MFC physical operational system and on the development of NEMO (Nucleus for European Modelling of the Ocean) general circulation ocean model. The location is CMCC OPA office in Viale Berti Pichat, Bologna, Italy.


The primary purposes for this position is to take on a pivotal role within the ocean modelling team and contribute to the overall current-wave (NEMO-WW3) coupled modelling system of the CMCC Mediterranean Sea model. The role includes: ocean circulation model development to improve the model solution with a particular focus on the air-sea interaction and vertical mixing processes; design and set up of NEMO and WW3 models in the Mediterranean Sea regional configuration; the contribution to the NEMO model development programme agreed with CMCC and the international NEMO Systems Team in particular related to air-sea interaction processes including waves.


The initial appointment is for 24 months starting from April 2020 at an annual salary ranging between 28-34 kEUR for a post-doc and 35-40 kEUR for a junior scientist, comprehensive of benefits, depending on qualification and experience.



Full details are available on the CMCC website:

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