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The Department of Earth and Planetary Science at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque is searching for a tenure-track Assistant Professor with expertise in solid Earth and/or environmental geodesy. Scientists who apply analogous approaches to study other planetary systems are also encouraged to apply. The full advertisement with application instructions can be found here: https://unm.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?id=10625&site=14
The Department of Geosciences at Colorado State University is seeking a Ph.D. student in NSF-supported volcano seismology focusing on magmatic and eruptive activity at Mount Erebus volcano, Antarctica. The student will play an integrated role in advanced seismic structural and source studies on the volcano in association with colleagues at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks and the University of Texas, El Paso. Candidates should have a solid background in seismology and facility with managin… [more]
Institution: KBR Open Until: 2019-11-26 Title: Time Dominant Operations Cell (TDOC) Systems Analyst Location: Patrick AFB, FL 32925 Job Number: R2001395 JOB DESCRIPTION: The TDOC Systems Analyst will provide subject matter expertise in infrasound data analysis. The analyst will help develop improvements to preliminary analysis, ongoing assessments, and final evaluations of regional geophysical data monitoring. They will also perform scientific evaluations and analysis of regional geoph… [more]
Institution: KBR Open Until: 2019-11-25 Title: Systems/Geophysical Analyst Location: Patrick AFB, FL 32925 Job Number: R000095 JOB DESCRIPTION: The Systems/ Geophysical Analyst shall provide support by conducting research into the use of infrasound and seismic data for treaty monitoring purposes. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Assess regional data evaluation procedures and software • Modeling signal propagation through realistic atmospheres • Investigation of signal-source scaling for a var… [more]
Institution: KBR Open Until: 2019-11-25 Title: Seismic Data Quality Control (QC) Analyst Job Number: R2000786 Location: Albuquerque Seismological Laboratory, Albuquerque, NM, US Job description: KBR, under contract to US Geological Survey at the Albuquerque Seismological Laboratory (ASL), is seeking a Seismic Data Quality Control (QC) Analyst to review seismological waveforms and other digital time series data for quality control to detect abnormalities and coordinate with field staff… [more]
The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network within the Department of Earth and Space Sciences at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA has an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Computer Specialist to support our real-time seismic monitoring projects. PNSN monitors earthquakes in the states of Washington and Oregon for public safety and scientific research. We operate about 450 remote seismic stations throughout the region, most of which are essentially small Linux computers. Data from these… [more]
Institution: Caltech Open Until: 2019-11-30 To apply: https://chm.tbe.taleo.net/chm03/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=CALTECH&cws=37&rid=5027 Job Summary This is an ideal position for those individuals who would like to apply their information technology skills to administer and improve state-of-the-art high-availability LINUX based systems. The successful candidate will be part of a team administering Caltech’s real-time 24/7 earthquake data acquisition and processing hardware and so… [more]
Institution: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Open Until: 2019-11-15 The Department of Geology in the School of Earth, Society, and Environment (https://earth.illinois.edu/) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the flagship campus of the University of Illinois System, seeks an outstanding scholar with expertise in Remote Sensing. Applications are invited from candidates whose research falls within the broad scope of Earth sciences – including, but not limited to: surfac… [more]
*Applications Developer - Geoinformatics * *Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University* The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) located in Palisades, New York, seeks an Applications Developer to join its Geoinformatics Research Group. The Observatory’s mission is to seek fundamental knowledge about the origin, evolution, and future of the natural world. Our scientists study the planet from its deepest interior, to the outer reaches of the atmosphere, on every continent an… [more]
*POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST - Paleoclimatology, Geochemistry & Sea Level Studies * *LAMONT-DOHERTY EARTH OBSERVATORY OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY - PALISADES, NY* The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral research scientist position within the fields of Paleoclimatology, Geochemistry, and Sea Level Studies. The successful candidate will join a dynamic and interdisciplinary group of scientists working on a wide range of i… [more]
The Computational Seismology and Tectonics group in the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at Purdue University seeks highly motivated M.S. and Ph.D. students to work on a broad spectrum of seismological and tectonics topics. As part of a multidisciplinary department, students work in a collaborative environment and get exposure to a variety of expertise in earth and planetary systems, such as seismology, geodesy, petrology, lithosphere dynamics, tectonics, structural geol… [more]
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship to conduct independent research in geophysics at Carnegie Science's Washington Campus. The geophysics group at Carnegie Science currently consists of researchers working in the fields of mantle and core geodynamics, seismology, geodesy, and volcanology. Related research fields on our campus include geochemistry, cosmochemistry, planetary astronomy, experimental petrology, and mineral physics. The successful applicant's primary field of rese… [more]
*Postdoctoral position, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University* The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for two Postdoctoral Research Scientist positions in the Rock and Ice Mechanics Lab. One position will focus on volume changes during mineral carbonation, hydration and/or oxidation, and its effect on stress, fractures, and permeability (“cracking versus clogging”), with potential applications to CO2 capture and storage and/or … [more]
*STAFF ASSOCIATE – RESEARCH * *Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University* *Palisades, New York* The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory is seeking a Staff Associate to work with our International Research Institute for Climate and Society’s successful and growing team. In accordance with the International Research Institute for Climate and Society’s mission, which is to enhance society’s capability to understand anticipate and manage the impacts of climate in order to improve h… [more]
S. Shawn Wei
Institution: Michigan State University Open Until: 2019-12-31 The Geochemistry and Geophysics research groups in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Michigan State University are recruiting M.S. and Ph.D. students to start Fall 2020! Our research groups offer opportunities to study tectonics and petrology at field sites around the globe, to image the Earth’s interior, and to model physical and chemical processes using laboratory and computational methods. Dynamic processes… [more]
Northern Illinois University is seeking a Graduate Research Assistant to support NSF #1834076. The graduate student will lead mentoring meetings for high achieving STEM students with high financial need, learn qualitative and mixed-methods research methodologies, and investigate the personal and contextual factors associated with students’ persistence in STEM majors. This project is funded, in part, by NSF #1834076. The GRA will earn a graduate degree (M.S. or Ph.D.) from the NIU Department o… [more]
Northern Illinois University is seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher to support NSF #1835950 The postdoc will lead a mixed-methods investigation of students’ spatial conceptions of erosional processes, support the collection and analysis of quantitative classroom data, develop and publish manuscripts for education and geoscience journals, and develop proposals for external funding. This is a one-year position funded by NSF #1835950, with the possibility of an additional year of funding, and the … [more]
Good Afternoon - Please find the following posting for a Postdoctoral Fellowship available at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University. Please advise if any further details or information is needed to post this to your site. Thank you! ****Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Earth and Environmental Sciences**** Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in the fields of Earth and Environmental Sciences. Cand… [more]
Multiple postdoctoral opportunities in subduction zone science at University of Washington – Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences The Department of Earth and Space Sciences (ess.uw.edu) at the University of Washington seeks to hire up to three postdoctoral researchers as part of a new initiative in subduction zone science. These positions are fully funded for up to two years, and candidates interested in all aspects of subduction zone geophysics and geology are encouraged to apply. Research topic… [more]