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Environmental Market Solutions Lab

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Remote Sensing Specialist

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465640
Date Posted: 10/16/2020
Date Inactive: 11/02/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Remote Sensing Specialist
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Santa Barbara, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Remote Sensing
Natural Resource Economics
Data Science
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Environmental Market Solutions Lab (emLab) is an interdisciplinary team of scientists at UC Santa Barbara dedicated to developing market-based solutions for efficient and equitable environmental outcomes. Increasingly, many emLab research projects are using remotely sensed data to identify causal relationships between policy, human behavior, and environmental outcomes. To support this research, emLab is seeking a highly motivated Specialist to compile, process, and analyze remotely sensed data.

The Specialist will be responsible for a variety of tasks, including, but not limited to: identifying remote sensing datasets and methods to produce accurate measurements of environmental conditions; overseeing the collection and refining of training datasets; and analyzing remotely sensed outcomes in experimental and quasi-experimental settings.

For primary consideration, apply by 11/2/2020 online at:

The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2021