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Institution: University of Michigan Open Until: 2017-10-02 The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Michigan invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Geophysics as part of the “Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program”. Successful candidates will be hired as postdoctoral scholars as preparation for possible tenure-track assistant professor positions in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts at University of Michigan. The Program is a c... [more]
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Two Research Assistantships for PhD (or exceptional MS) students are available in the Department of Earth and Environmental Science at the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology. Research will involve geophysical analysis of karst aquifers, which are important water resources for up to a quarter of the world population. The study will employ fieldwork in the Santa Fe River Sink-Rise system in north-central Florida. Geophysical responses to recharge events will be monitored using seismo... [more]
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Virginia Gandy-Guedes
Sept. 12, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Institution: University of Oklahoma School of Geology and Geophysics Open Until: 2018-02-28 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF HYDROGEOLOGY CONOCOPHILLIPS SCHOOL OF GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA The University of Oklahoma invites applications for a tenure-track hydrogeology faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank. We are seeking applications from a broad range of hydrogeology experiences, including hydrogeochemistry and hydrogeophysics. This new applied hydrology position... [more]
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Virginia Gandy-Guedes
Sept. 12, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
Institution: University of Oklahoma School of Geology and Geophysics Open Until: 2018-02-28 OPEN-RANK PROFESSOR IN EXPLORATION GEOPHYSICS CONOCOPHILLIPS SCHOOL OF GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS MEWBOURNE COLLEGE OF EARTH AND ENERGY UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA The ConocoPhillips School of Geology and Geophysics at the University of Oklahoma invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured position in Exploration Geophysics at the rank of Assistant to Full Professor. Exceptional candidates at the F... [more]
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The Department of Geological Sciences at The University of Alabama seeks motivated students who are interested in pursuing graduate studies in earthquake seismology. Student support is available starting Fall 2018 via both teaching and research assistantships, including involvement in a multi-institutional, collaborative NSF-funded project focused on Antarctic Earth structure, seismic tomography, and tectonics. Possible research topics include, but are not limited to, methods for Earth mode... [more]
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The Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) at Scripps Institution of Oceanography has openings starting in 2018 for two postdoctoral Green Scholars. Funding from the Green Foundation for Earth Sciences is matched with extramural funds for specific research projects to support these positions. Prior to submitting an application, applicants should contact potential IGPP mentors to check whether they have a viable project. Positions are available for one year and are renewable for ... [more]
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Institution: Colorado School of Mines Open Until: 2017-10-08 Colorado School of Mines Mines is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator that recognizes that diversity is crucial to its pursuit of excellence in learning and research. Mines is committed to developing student, faculty, and staff populations with differing perspectives, backgrounds, talents, and needs and to creating a richer mix of ideas, energizing and enlightening debates, deeper commitments, and a hos... [more]
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Peter Davis
Sept. 8, 2017, 1:36 p.m.
Please post the following: UCSD’s Project IDA is seeking an applications programmer to support data collection and network operations for the IRIS/IDA <https://ida.ucsd.edu/> portion of the Global Seismographic Network <http://www.iris.edu/hq/programs/gsn> (GSN). The IDA Data Collection Center is responsible for operating a network consisting of a central data hub and approximately 40 internationally­ deployed seismographic and transmit their data in near real­time via the internet. IDA st... [more]
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Ingi Th. Bjarnason
Sept. 8, 2017, 12:55 p.m.
Institution: Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland Open Until: 2017-10-02 Applications are invited for a post-doctoral position in computational/numerical seismology for one year. A one year extension is possible depending on how the research project progresses. The objective of the project (‘4D Seismic in the South Iceland Seismic Zone: A tool for strong earthquake forecasting’) is to determine whether temporal changes in seismic velocity occur in the crust prior to large ... [more]
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Institution: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) Open Until: 2017-11-08 Research and Development (R&D) Center for Ocean Drilling Science (ODS), JAMSTEC is soliciting applications for a full-time TENURE-TRACK position as Scientist or Technical Scientist. The successful applicant will be engaged in the third medium-term plan. Details of the research at ODS can be found at http://www.jamstec.go.jp/ods/e/ [Research Description] ・Research and development on cru... [more]
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Institution: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) Open Until: 2017-10-31 The Earthquake and Tsunami Forecasting System Research Group at the Research and Development (R&D) Center for Earthquake and Tsunami (CEAT), Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) is soliciting applications for a Project Technical Scientist to work independently on a research project entitled Compound Disaster Mitigation on the Large Earthquakes and Tsunamis around the N... [more]
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Job reference number: AS-2017 Application deadline: October 1, 2017 Expertise: earthquake monitoring, bulletins, seismicity, tectonics Start Date: January 2018 Benefits: £26,411 - £28,844 per annum gross, 6 weeks paid annual leave Location: Thatcham, Berkshire, U.K. Term: 3 years with a strong possibility of continuation. Employer description: International Seismological Centre (ISC) is a non-profit organization, collecting and analysing earthquake bulletin data for distribution wo... [more]
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