The Digital Agricultural Group at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher with a background in remote sensing data analysis and crop modeling to begin in early 2023 or sooner.
The successful candidate will work on using satellite imagery to investigate agroecosystems, focused on assessing the impacts of climate change on yield and production risks, mapping staple and tree crops, quantifying land use changes, and predict agricultural carbon dynamics. Potential projects may also involve modeling and application of machine learning techniques. The successful candidate will be supervised by Dr. Zhenong Jin in the Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering and will work closely with a diverse group of research and industrial collaborators. For more details, please see the complete job posting in the attachment. To apply, please send an introductory email describing your interest in the position along with a CV and a sample publication to Dr. Zhenong Jin (email@example.com).