Research Scientist position with SERVIR Science Coordination Office

Research Scientist I(step 4)/ESSC/RL3279

Job Description: The Research Scientist I (step 4) will provide science coordination support and interface with an international hub, while working as part of the SERVIR Science Coordination Office.

Requirements: Master’s degree in Earth Science or an equivalent field/9 months of full-time related work experience/must have a background in Earth Science and have a demonstrated understanding of environmental concerns and needs in developing regions/must have excellent written and oral communication skills, and have experience in the capacity building processes involving regional thematic experts/must have knowledge of GIS, satellite image processing, remote sensing, programming, and statistics software/experiencing managing technical contacts and engaging international partners/fluency in written and spoken French is required.

About The University of Alabama in Huntsville: The University of Alabama in Huntsville is a Tier 1 research university that prepares students for demanding positions in Engineering, the Sciences, Business, Nursing, Education, and the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.  Located within one of the largest research parks in the United States, UAH is considered one of the nation’s premier research universities, and is listed in “America’s 100 Best College Buys” and “The 150 Best National Doctoral Universities” by US News and World Reports.  Approximately 7,350 students from almost all of the 50 states and 80 countries currently pursue degrees in over 100 areas of study.  Refer to for more information on the University, its academic and extracurricular programs and offerings, and the community it serves.