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Brad Aagaard
2018-05-30 22:40:33
Institution: USGS Earthquake Science Center, Menlo Park, CA Open Until: 2018-07-25 Mendenhall Research Fellowship Opportunity S28. Characterizing crustal structure in the San Francisco Bay area for earthquake ground-motion simulations 1 position available in Menlo Park, CA Application deadline: July 25, 2018. For general application information: Structural engineers require accur… [more]
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The Global & Computational Seismology group at the Department of Geophysics, Colorado School of Mines, is seeking a postdoctoral researcher in the field of global seismology and full waveform inversion (FWI). Potential research projects include, but are not limited to, developing new strategies for global FWI based on 3D wave simulations, uncertainty and resolution analysis for large-scale imaging, improving and interpreting global mantle models in a multi-disciplinary framework, etc. The posit… [more]
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Dear Colleagues, We are seeking a suitably qualified student to undertake MSc research (12 months MSc part 2) at Victoria University of Wellington (VUW) into the occurrence of repeating earthquakes throughout New Zealand. The research will be supervised by Dr Calum Chamberlain (VUW), Prof John Townend (VUW), and Dr Amanda Thomas (University of Oregon). This project will focus on developing the first New Zealand-wide catalogue of repeating earthquakes, which are thought to represent repe… [more]
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Postdoc in Earthquake Seismology at Chinese University of Hong Kong A postdoctoral researcher position in earthquake seismology is available in the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). The focus of research is on earthquake physics and subduction zone dynamics using passive source data, complemented by numerical modeling. The candidate should have a broad interest in earthquake physics and sophisticated experience in seismic data processing. Proficient programming skills are preferred… [more]
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Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to announce a fully-funded PhD and a postdoctoral scholar position in the Asian School of the Environment <> and the Earth Observatory of Singapore <>, at Nanyang Technological University <>, in Singapore. Potential topics of focus include (but are not limited to): paleoseismology and paleogeodesy of the Sunda megathrust (in Sumatra, Indonesia) paleoseismology and paleogeodesy of the Manila trench… [more]
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Dear Colleagues, The Dublin Institute for Advanced Study invites applications for 3 postdoctoral positions in seismology. The positions are within a new international project PACIFIC (Passive seismic techniques for environmentally friendly and cost effective mineral exploration), conducted by DIAS (where this research is led by Chris Bean and Sergei Lebedev) jointly with the University of Grenoble and a number of companies. The DIAS Geophysics Section is based in the center of Dublin, Ireland,… [more]
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Dear Colleagues, The USGS National Earthquake Information Center is advertising for an on-duty seismologist position stationed in Golden, Colorado. Duties include working quickly, thoughtfully, and under pressure to produce earthquake locations and magnitudes that are distributed to emergency responders, government agencies, the press, and millions in the general public. Locations, magnitudes and higher-level products such as impact reports and moment tensors are produced for earthquakes thro… [more]
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Patrick Bastien
2018-05-09 13:41:34
Institution: USGS Menlo Park Open Until: 2018-05-30 The US Geological Survey (USGS), Earthquake Monitoring Project (EMP), has 3 open positions for Physical Science Technicians within the Northern California Seismic Network (NCSN). The positions are located in Menlo Park, California. The USGS Earthquake Monitoring Project works in collaboration with the UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory for recording and monitoring seismic activity in Northern California. The NCSN consists of approximat… [more]
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Dear Colleagues, The Executive Director position of the World Data System of the International Council for Science is open for applications until *15 June 2018.* The Executive Director will lead the WDS International Programme Office (IPO) hosted by the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) in Tokyo, Japan. The Executive Director works under the scientific guidance of the WDS Scientific Committee responsible for the overall scientific planning and oversight of… [more]
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Institution: The Research Corporation of the University of Hawaii Open Until: 2018-05-31 ‘IKE WAI POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER (GEOPHYSICS/HYDROGEOPHYSICS) – ID# 18200 School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology. Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST), Hawai‘i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology (HIGP), located in Honolulu, Hawai‘i. Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, sat… [more]
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