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Cleveland, Mike
2020-03-31 21:40:57
What you will do The Seismoacoustics Team of the Geophysics Group (EES-17) at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is looking for exceptional postdoctoral candidates with strong technical backgrounds in seismic imaging and waveform inversion. The Seismoacoustics Team primarily researches global explosion monitoring for national security purposes. The successful candidate will develop novel algorithms for local, regional, and global scale seismic imaging and inversion with applications to nati… [more]
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Takahiko Uchide
2020-03-31 08:12:33
Institution: Geological Survey of Japan, AIST Open Until: 2020-05-11 Dear all, Number of positions for researchers at Geological Survey of Japan, AIST are now open. One of those is a tenure-track (Type A) or tenured (Type B) researcher position for "Study of Earthquake Dynamics by Numerical Simulations." We seek a researcher who has advanced experience with, and a proven track record in, numerical simulations of earthquake generation. The applicant is expected to construct models to… [more]
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Ken Macpherson
2020-03-30 21:55:16
Institution: Alaska Earthquake Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks Open Until: 2020-04-26 The Alaska Earthquake Center (AEC) is searching for a Product Analyst to join our seismic data quality assurance team. AEC operates a network of over 230 seismic stations in support of our mission of advancing Alaska’s resilience to earthquakes through seismic monitoring, research, and public engagement. This position offers the opportunity to contribute fundamentally to this mission by evaluating the … [more]
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2020-03-24 23:57:46
Institution: University of Alaska Fairbanks Open Until: 2020-04-09 The Wilson Alaska Technical Center (WATC) ( is looking for a dynamic person to join our team to assist with seismic and acoustic research and operations. WATC has a unique mix of geophysical station operations and research and is the nexus of the recently formed and growing Geophysical Detection of Nuclear Proliferation (GDNP) University Affiliated Research Center (UARC). The GDNP UARC was established t… [more]
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The Geophysics Department at Sandia National Labs is seeking a dedicated and hardworking Geophysicist, Seismologist, or Acoustic Seismologist with interest and experience in seismic field campaign proposals, planning, design, execution and analysis. The selected candidate will be supporting a wide variety of national-security projects. Examples are border security/surveillance, ground-based nuclear explosion monitoring and treaty verification, fossil energy upstream oil & gas, waste disposal m… [more]
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A research position in geothermal modeling is available in the Department of Geoscience at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, beginning in summer 2020. The position is a full-time, 2-year appointment, with the opportunity of continuation for a third year, as a Post-Doctoral Research Associate. The successful applicant will perform numerical simulations of spatial distribution and temporal evolution of stress in a geothermal system as part of the WHOLESCALE project. As described by Feigl et al… [more]
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Lukas Blom
2020-03-11 23:46:42
Institution: University Of Alaska Fairbanks Open Until: 2020-03-26 The Wilson Alaska Technical Center (WATC) is looking for a Field Technician. This position will help with the continuous operation and maintenance of seismic and infrasound monitoring stations in support of Nuclear treaty monitoring and the newly formed Geophysical Detection of Nuclear Proliferation (GDNP) University Affiliated Research Center (UARC). This position will be part of a world class team, and travel to Antarctica, r… [more]
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Bruce Beaudoin
2020-03-09 18:49:30
Institution: IRIS PASSCAL/New Mexico Tech Open Until: 2020-08-31 JOB DUTIES: Develop and maintain software that is used on or to facilitate seismological experiments. IRIS PASSCAL software includes tools to: interface with seismic data loggers, test equipment, convert between data formats, analyze state-of-health information, manage inventory and maintenance, and schedule equipment. The software engineer will also be responsible for providing user support to both PASSCAL staff and the IRIS co… [more]
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Institution: Peking University Open Until: 2020-04-14 We are inviting applications for the Boya Postdoctoral Fellowship at the School of Earth and Space Sciences (SESS) at Peking University. Applicants with an interest in rock magnetism, palaeomagnetism and numerical modelling thereof are particularly encouraged to apply. The fellowship is for a period of 2 years and includes a salary of 185,000 RMB/year, plus free accommodation (1 bedroom apartment) or a generous housing subsidy, plus med… [more]
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Jeff Anthony
2020-03-06 00:14:02
Institution: KBR Open Until: 2020-06-01 Title: Seismic Field Technician Job Number: R2010513 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 field technician to provide installation, maintenance, operations, and technical support for global seismological systems. Day to day duties are performed at the ASL with frequent deployment to US… [more]
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Relu Burlacu
2020-03-02 18:04:51
Institution: University of Utah Seismograph Stations Open Until: 2020-06-01 The University of Utah Seismograph Stations is seeking a specialist who will work under the supervision of other professional staff, to operate, repair, and maintain more than 200 stations forming part of the University of Utah's regional seismic network. Stations consist of seismic sensors, digital data acquisition systems, and associated telemetry equipment and are sited both in the urban built environment and in rem… [more]
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*Communication and User Engagement Specialist, Oregon Hazards Lab at the University of Oregon* The Oregon Hazards Lab at the University of Oregon, Department of Earth Sciences seeks a skilled organizer and communicator to support our mission of developing a real-time, multi-hazards warning system. Based in Eugene, OR, this position engages end-users of the ShakeAlert Earthquake Early Warning system in Oregon, which serves to increase public safety and resiliency. We seek an individual t… [more]
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