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*Post Title*: Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor (2 positions). *Research Field*: Solid-Earth Geophysics, Condensed Matter Physics and High Energy Physics *Organization*: East African Institute for Fundamental Research *Location*: Kigali, Rwanda *Annual Salary*: $37,000 - $ 44,000 (US) *Deadline* (midnight Kigali time): 31 January 2018 *Expected start date*: 01 May 2018 *How to apply*: *TH… [more]
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Manuele Faccenda
2017-12-21 11:35:52
Institution: Dipartimento di Geoscienze, Università di Padova Open Until: 2018-12-29 Dear colleagues, The Department of Geosciences (University of Padova, Italy) and the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV-Bologna, Italy) are opening 3 post-doctoral fellowships in seismological modelling and computational seismology in the frame of the ERC-StG grant NEWTON (#758199). Research focuses on coupling seismological and geodynamical modelling of the Earth’s interior in order to … [more]
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Lynn Elms
2017-12-20 17:47:01
Institution: International Seismological centre Open Until: 2018-01-21 Job reference number: SA-2018 Application deadline: January 21, 2018 Expertise: earthquake monitoring, global and regional seismicity, seismological bulletins Start Date: February-March 2018 Benefits: £30,000 per annum gross Location: Thatcham, Berkshire, U.K. Term: 3 years with a possibility of continuation. Employer description: International Seismological Centre (ISC) is a non-profit organization, co… [more]
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Dear IRIS, Please post this job: Faculty Position: WB Hamilton Chair in the SMU Department of Earth Sciences Position No. 06029. The Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences at SMU announces a search to fill a named tenure-track or tenured professorship (the rank is open) honoring WB Hamilton. We are seeking applicants with active research programs that are focused on nuclear test monitoring using array seismology, explosion and earthquake source studies, and/or infrasound, with exper… [more]
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Rebecca Harrington
2017-12-11 21:38:35
Institution: Ruhr University Bochum Open Until: 2018-01-21 Ruhr Univeristy Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany’s leading research universities. The university draws its strengths from diversity and proximity of scientific and engineering disciplines on a single, coherent campus. This highly dynamic setting enables students and researchers to work across traditional boundaries of academic subjects and disciplines. The Institute for Geology, Mineralogy, and Geophysics in the Faculty of Geoscienc… [more]
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Dear Colleagues, We seek 6 highly motivated PhD and postdoctoral researchers to study *Fracture activation in geo-reservoirs - physics of (induced) earthquakes in complex fault networks.* The FRAGEN project will shed light on properties and activation of fractures in geo-reservoirs, natural or man-made, using seismic data analysis and physics-based earthquake simulations on high-performance computing infrastructure. Funded by a KAUST Competitive Research Grant, the project includes two 3-yea… [more]
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2017-12-09 16:09:51
Institution: University of Utah Open Until: 2017-03-04 The University of Oxford, Department of Earth Sciences and the University of Utah, Department of Geology and Geophysics, invite applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associates in seismology to be working on the deep mantle with a focus on ultra-low velocity zone (ULVZ) properties and their role in mantle dynamics. Funded by a joint NSF-NERC grant, a 3-year postdoc will join Professor Michael Thorne’s group at the University of Utah (ht… [more]
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Institution: University of Rhode Island Open Until: 2018-09-01 A postdoc position in the area of InSAR and ground deformation modeling is available at the University of Rhode Island. The focus of the position will be using InSAR and numerical models to characterize underground nuclear explosions. Research experience in InSAR and ground deformation modeling (earthquake, volcano, hydrology, or underground explosion, etc) is required. Experience with finite element modeling (Abaqus, Pylith, et… [more]
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The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) anticipates a Seismology Research Position opening in its Nuclear Explosion Monitoring research program in the next few months (US citizenship and ability to obtain a security clearance are required; position would be located at Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque, New Mexico). Please show this announcement to any of your colleagues who might be interested. This position is open to all levels: job level would be commensurate with experience. AFRL is intereste… [more]
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Institution: AMTC Universidad de Chile Open Until: 2017-12-20 Research Positions at the Advanced Mining Technology Center The Advanced Mining Technology Center (AMTC) at the Universidad de Chile is a leading research center in Chile in mining technology. The AMTC mission is to generate world-class multidisciplinary R&D, to transfer new technologies to the industry and to train advanced human capital, in order to address the challenges of the mineral industry that contributes to the welfare … [more]
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Institution: University of Colorado Boulder Open Until: 2018-01-09 Postdoctoral and Sabbatical Visiting Fellowships Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences University of Colorado Boulder deadline January 9, 2018 CIRES invites applicants for our 2018 Visiting Fellows Program ( , seeking scientists to join the thriving community of researchers in Boulder, Colorado. Sponsored by CIRES Fe… [more]
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Please forward to any promising undergraduate students interested in the geosciences. Note the December 14 deadline. Thank you, and apologies for any cross-postings! *************************************************************************************************** The Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego is seeking Ph.D candidates with backgrounds in science, math, and engineering for admission to its Earth science graduate program in Fall 2018. Sc… [more]
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