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Seth A Stein
2016-08-31 03:23:52
The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Northwestern University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in geodynamics, to begin fall 2017. We seek a creative and innovative scientist to develop an active research program in the broad range of dynamic processes of the solid Earth and/or planets. Areas of specialization are open, but candidates whose expertise complements that of existing faculty in solid Earth geophysics, planetary science and habitability, n… [more]
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Institution: Institute of Geophysics, Victoria University of Wellington Open Until: 2016-12-23 Post-doc position in geodynamic modelling Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand. We seek a post-doc with an excellent geophysical background and skills in numerical modelling. We have a funded project to investigate the role that mantle deformation, and delamination in the continents can play in producing surface features including volcanism, uplift, subsidence and the devel… [more]
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Forwarded on behalf of: Helen Olivette Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University -------------------- The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in Physical Volcanology and Geodynamics. The successful candidate will join on-going projects focused on lava flow emplacement, lava dome stability, magma rheology, and flow of multi-phase materials. The candidate will join … [more]
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Steve Gao
2016-08-09 01:27:57
Hi, Please post the following job ad for a department chair position to the IRIS community. Thanks! Stephen S. Gao, Professor, Geology & Geophysics Program, Department of Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering Missouri University of Science & Technology, 129 McNutt Hall, Rolla, Missouri 65409, USA E-mail:<> Office Phone: (573)-341-6676 The Department of Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering (GGPE) at… [more]
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Institution: University of Oregon Open Until: 2016-11-15 The Department of Earth Sciences (formerly Geological Sciences) at the University of Oregon invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position commencing Fall 2017 with a focus on the use of geodetic techniques to study surface and subsurface Earth processes. We seek a dynamic scientist who investigates one or more areas related to change detection of geologic and environmental processes. Techniques may include GPS, InSAR, terrest… [more]
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Wendy Bohon
2016-08-08 15:46:15
The Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences of the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California, seeks a senior earthquake scientist to lead the Southern California Earthquake Center (SCEC) as its director and principal investigator. The appointment will be made at the tenured faculty level (Associate Professor or Professor) in the Department of Earth Sciences ( <>). The SCEC director will oversee … [more]
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2016-08-07 15:34:43
Two postdoc positions are available at the Seismological Center of the University of São Paulo, Brazil, within a multi-national project to investigate crustal and upper mantle structure and geodynamics on the intraplate Pantanal, Chaco and Paraná Basins in South America. An overview of the research project can be seen at Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in the two research lines: PD1) “Seismicity and Focal Me… [more]
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Frank Vernon
2016-08-04 16:06:00
Institution: UCSD Open Until: 2016-08-15 Applies advanced IT professional concepts and multi-institutional objectives to resolve highly complex issues in a diverse array of IT areas of specialization where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Recommends and may select methods techniques and evaluation criteria to obtain results. Independently manages systems and services for SIO IGPP by developing, designing, operating and maintaining a large high… [more]
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The Institute of Mine Seismology (IMS) is looking for a young driven scientist to strengthen their mine seismology group. This group works out of the IMS head office in Tasmania (Australia). You would work as part of the team assisting mines around the world to process and analyse seismic data recorded by their IMS monitoring systems. There would be occasional international and national travel to mines as required. You would undertake applied research on problems of mine seismology. You'd … [more]
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2016-08-02 16:15:15
Forwarded on behalf of: Helen Olivette Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University -------------------- A position is available for a Field Technician in the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University. We seek an aspiring technician who will provide technical support to operate the Lamont-Doherty Cooperative Seismographic Network (LCSN, URL: Activity includes preparation, installation, operation and repair of seismi… [more]
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Robert (Jeff) Anthony
2016-08-01 13:59:59
Institution: Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. Open Until: 2016-10-01 About the Albuquerque Seismological Laboratory (ASL): We install, operate, and maintain the US Geological Survey (USGS) component of the Global Seismographic Network (GSN), the backbone of the Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS), as well as a number of regional seismic networks. Along with operating these networks, the ASL ensures the quality and integrity of the data. GSN and ANSS data is used for real-time se… [more]
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