From: Shalini Misra <>
Subject: New Postdoctoral Associate Position on Convergence Research
Date: November 4, 2022 at 11:39:51 AM EDT

I am pleased to share a new job opening for a Postdoctoral Associate in Convergence Research at Virginia Tech.

The Virginia Tech Occoquan Watershed Monitoring Laboratory in Manassas Virginia seeks a highly motivated and collaborative researcher with expertise in the “science of team science” and/or “transdisciplinary research.” The postdoctoral associate will contribute to the study of convergence research processes and outcomes on a National Science Foundation Growing Convergence Research (NSF-GCR) project on inland freshwater salinization. With the Occoquan Reservoir in Northern Virginia as its test bed, this NSF GCR project aims to understand the various sources of freshwater salinization and catalyze stakeholder-driven management strategies to address freshwater salinization. The project brings together faculty and students from four universities and nearly 40 stakeholders representing a broad range of societal sectors, perspectives, and expertise in freshwater salinization (

This position is an initial two-year postdoctoral appointment. The salary is $70,000 per year, with a start date of February 1, 2023. PhD must be awarded no more than two years prior to the effective date of appointment with a minimum of three years eligibility remaining.

Full position details and information about how to apply can be found here:

Review date is December 1, 2022. The position will remain open until filled

Please reach out to me: if you have questions about the position. Please share widely!

Shalini Misra
Associate Professor
School of Public and International Affairs
Virginia Tech
VTRC Office 5-182 (MC0804)
900 N Glebe Rd
Arlington, VA 22203