The Urban Sustainability Research Group led by Dr. Joshua Newell seeks applications for a Data Scientist/ Specialist, beginning April 2019. The successful applicant will perform data analysis and computer programming in support of current and upcoming research projects and have the opportunity to join a growing, dynamic research lab that interfaces with the academy, industry, and society.
The Senior Data Scientist role will require a creative approach to problem solving and a very strong foundation in topics such as spatial and non-spatial database design, data analysis and statistics. Through engagement with staff and key partners, s/he will develop biodiversity and conservation database(s), manage data from diverse sources, perform data analysis, contribute to development of measurable outcomes, and design monitoring plans as a core component of NFWF grant making.
What can we learn from vast archives of satellite and drone imagery? Development Seed, with support from the Earth on AWS program at Amazon Web Services, is offering a fellowship to work on innovative projects using big Earth data to address big global challenges.
The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) is recruiting 2-3 highly qualified Post-Docs / Research Scientists to join the newly established Laboratory of Digital and Computational Demography.