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Andrew Jan
2017-02-28 18:40:52
Institution: UC Berkeley Open Until: 2017-10-27 Lecturer - Earth & Planetary Science - College of Letters & Science The Department of Earth & Planetary Science at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications for temporary lecturers to teach EPS N82 Introduction to Oceans during Summer 2017; EPS 20 Earthquakes in Your Backyard during Summer 2017; EPS 117: Geomorphology during Fall 2017; and for any additional needs that may emerge in the department. EPS N82 consists of 6 hours o… [more]
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Tim Ahern
2017-02-23 15:38:37
I am forwarding this on behalf of the EarthCube Science Support Office (ESSO). Please let others know as you see fit. The position announcement for the EarthCube Technical Officer has now been posted and can be viewed: <> Cheers Tim Ahern Director of Data Services IRIS IRIS DMC 1408 NE 45th Street #201 Seat… [more]
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Please find below the announcement of a postdoctoral opportunity. Apologies for multiple postings. Eric ===== Postdoctoral Researcher - Ecole normale superieure, Paris, France The Department of Geosciences of the Ecole normale superieure (Paris, France) is seeking a postdoctoral researcher in the field of crustal deformation. The project aims at improving our understanding of active deformation and large earthquakes within plate interiors, with a focus on Western Europe. The position is for 1… [more]
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Scott DeWolf
2017-02-21 19:43:06
A graduate assistantship is available at Clemson University for a student interested in pursuing a PhD degree. The research will develop high-resolution strainmeters and evaluate their performance in field applications. The project will include designing and building multi-component borehole strainmeters using optical fiber interferometers, and then testing these instruments at a field site near Clemson, SC. Subsequent field tests will be conducted at a carbon storage analog site in Oklahoma. A… [more]
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One PhD project (3 years +1 year abroad) is available at University Côte d'Azur, Nice area in France, under the national label « Initiative of Excellence » UCA-JEDI. The project aims at improving the imagery of earthquake ruptures acknowledging for 3D complexities in the Earth structure. The project will take advantage of in-house cutting-edge wave simulation programs and newly available high-resolution tomographic models to quantify (1) the bias of the classic 1D Earth structure approximation … [more]
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Mike Gurnis
2017-02-10 18:28:41
*Seismological Laboratory Director’s Postdoctoral Scholar. * The Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) invites applications for the Seismological Laboratory Director’s Postdoctoral Scholar position. We invite applications for a post doctoral position in any research area covered by the Seismological Laboratory, including, but not limited to: Observational seismology, earth structure, earthquake physics, earthquake early warning… [more]
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2017-02-10 14:51:09
Research Associate Position in Solid Earth Geophysics Earth imaging: Joint inversion of multiple geophysical datasets We are seeking a three year full time post-doctoral research fellow to work in the area of joint inversion of multiple geophysical datasets with the aim of imaging the Earth’s lithosphere in 3-D. Depending on the candidate, this could range from combining various seismic datasets (e.g. reflection, refraction, local earthquake, teleseismic, ambient noise surface wave etc.) … [more]
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PhD students are sought to work on several seismological and geophysical topics in the School of Geography, Environment, and Earth Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington (VUW; The geophysics group at Victoria University of Wellington has an established track record of research in seismology, tectonics, crustal geophysics, and structural geology, and most PhD projects involve a component of fieldwork somewhere exciting and close collaboration with GNS Scien… [more]
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Hanako Ihara
2017-02-01 00:35:16
Institution: Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology Open Until: 2017-02-28 JAMSTEC-ODS is soliciting applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher who will work under the International Energy Joint R&D Program between JAMSTEC and Seoul National University entitled “Korea-Japan Joint Development of Magnetic Measurement Tools for Advanced Resources and Energy Exploration in Offshore Reservoirs” (FY2016–2019; Co-Investigator: Kyaw Moe). Details of the research at ODS can be found a… [more]
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