Full Title: Teagasc Post-Doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 (PD1) Earth Observation (Ref: PD1/EO/AT/0519)
Basic Function of the post:
Using Sentinel 1 and 2 earth observation data to create object based farm scale habitat maps for Ireland that cross validate with photography from untrained observers, and labelled through machine learning of farm habitats (with project partners Insight UCD).
Duties & Responsibilities specific to this project:
Conduct remote sensing research.
Manage relevant data (remote sensing and ground data) to the appropriate standards.
Conduct field visits to collect relevant habitat ground truth data in Ireland.
Commit to SFI/VistaMilk data standards on data sets and code produced within the project.
PhD in Remote sensing (land).
Relevant research experience not to exceed 3 years post-PhD.
Experience in Habitat or Agriculture mapping.
Experience in setting own research agenda.
Further Information for Candidates:
Candidates can access a Fellowship Programme Application form for this post on the Teagasc website at https://www.teagasc.ie/about/opportunities/post-doctoral-opportunities/.
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