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Christelle Wauthier
2019-08-14 21:56:07
Applications are solicited for a Ph.D. student at the Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania, to begin Fall of 2020, who will play a key role in an NSF-funded project on “Modeling of Crater Floor Deformation in Relationship with Lava Lake Activity” (see project abstract below). The selected Ph.D. student will be based at Penn State under the supervision of Dr. Christelle Wauthier. The project will be conducted in close collaboration with Drs. Benoît Smets (Royal Museum f... [more]
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Institution: National Science Foundation Open Until: 2019-09-30 Director Division of Earth Sciences National Science Foundation (NSF) Alexandria, VA NSF’s Directorate for Geosciences (GEO) seeks candidates for the position of Director for the Division of Earth Sciences (EAR). The EAR Division Director serves as a member of the GEO leadership team and as the Directorate’s principal spokesperson in earth sciences research. In collaboration with administrative personnel and the Section ... [more]
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Institution: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology Open Until: 2019-10-07 Available Position: JAMSTEC is recruiting one position as a Scientist or Technical Scientist (CKS-001) Recruiting Department: Volcanoes and Earth’s Interior Research Center(VERC), Research Institute for Marine Geodynamics(IMG) Job Description: Volcanoes and Earth’s Interior Research Center (VERC), Research Institute for Marine Geodynamics (IMG), JAMSTEC is soliciting applications for one position... [more]
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Colin O'Rourke
2019-08-06 20:15:32
Institution: US Geological Survey Open Until: 2019-08-30 The USGS seeks a Computer Scientist / Systems Administrator to join the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN) in Seattle, WA. The incumbent will support the earthquake mitigation mission of the USGS by operating and maintaining the ShakeAlert system; a 24/7 Earthquake Early Warning (EEW) system that distributes rapid warnings of expected strong shaking when an earthquake occurs. This is part of a multi­organizational cooperative p... [more]
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We would like to announce a post-doctoral opportunity to use observational seismology to study injection-induced earthquakes in the central United States. We seek highly motivated individuals to analyze one of the many high-quality seismic data sets that have been collected over the past decade to gain insight into the physical processes controlling induced seismicity and earthquakes in general. Potential study topics include, but are not limited to: 1) spatiotemporal and statistical analysis... [more]
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Bruce Beaudoin
2019-08-05 15:54:00
Institution: PASSCAL Instrument Center Open Until: 2019-11-30 JOB DUTIES: Develop and maintain software that is used on or to facilitate seismological experiments. IRIS PASSCAL software includes tools to: interface with seismic data loggers, test equipment, convert between data formats, analyze state-of-health information, manage inventory and maintenance, and schedule equipment. The software engineer will also be responsible for providing user support to both PASSCAL staff and the IRIS com... [more]
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Flinchum, Brady (L&W, Waite Campus)
2019-08-01 23:13:22
Dear Colleagues, A Post-Doctoral Research Scientist position in hydromechanics is available at Clemson University. The successful candidate will work on a project developing the next generation of high-resolution borehole strainmeters and evaluating their performance in field applications. The project includes developing novel multi-component borehole strainmeters, and distributed acoustic/strain sensors using optical fibers, and then testing the instruments and analyzing data from field s... [more]
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Dear colleagues- This is a reminder for the Call for 2019 Visiting Professor/Post-doc position at ERI. The deadline is August 16 (Friday), 2019. Please visit <> for more details The Earthquake Research Institute (ERI), the University of Tokyo, invites applications for Visiting Professor / Post-doctoral Fellow positions in the research fields of earthquakes, tsunamis,... [more]
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