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This position is with the Water Management & Systems Research Unit, Fort Collins CO. Desired start date May 2021.
**ANNOUNCEMENT IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED OR 2/25/2022**
- Quantify a range of plant and soil mechanisms determining crop productivity under drought.
- Evaluate processes underpinning the interactions between water stress and N using a process-based biophysical model.
- Develop novel AI frameworks to use the highly dimensional multivariate soil biology, management, and environmental datasets compiled.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
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