[ES_JOBS_NET] Job Opening @ University of Bristol: Research Position in Uncertainty Communication

Thorsten Wagener thorsten at engr.psu.edu
Wed Jul 10 05:22:04 MDT 2013

The Department of Civil Engineering is looking for a post-doctoral researcher to work on uncertainty assessment and communication, to support risk management in natural hazards.  You will have a proven track record of data analysis/modeling and visualisation in environmental science, and experience in one or more of the following is highly desirable: [1] expert elicitation of uncertainties and losses, [2] decision theory and decision support tools (such as HUGIN Expert), [3] specific natural hazards (e.g. earthquakes, volcanoes, floods).

You will be supervised by Dr Katsu Goda and Profs Willy Aspinall and Thorsten Wagener as part of the CREDIBLE project, a NERC-funded consortium (Bristol, Exeter, Oxford, Lancaster) to develop methods and implement statistical methods for uncertainty and risk assessment in natural hazards.  This is a 2-year fixed term position based in Civil Engineering at the University of Bristol, along with two other post-doctoral positions (already filled) and three PhD students (already started).

For details see:

For informal inquiries, please contact:

Dr Thorsten Wagener
Professor of Water and Environmental Engineering
thorsten.wagener at bristol.ac.uk<mailto:thorsten.wagener at bristol.ac.uk>
+44 (0)117 331 5737

Dr Lisa Hill
CREDIBLE Project Manager
(lisa.hill at bristol.ac.uk<mailto:lisa.hill at bristol.ac.uk>)

Job number
Queen's School of Engineering
Contract type
Fixed-term contract staff
Working pattern
Full time
30424 - 38522
Closing date for applications

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Thorsten Wagener
Professor of Water and Environmental Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering, Queen's School of Engineering, University of Bristol
1.51 Queen's Building, University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TR, UK
thorsten.wagener at bristol.ac.uk<mailto:thorsten.wagener at bristol.ac.uk>  T +44 (0)117 331 5737  F +44 (0)117 331 5719

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