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Seth Moran
2021-08-31 22:10:44
Institution: U.S. Geological Survey Open Until: 2021-09-17 A Research Geophysicist position (with specialty in seismology) is now open at the U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Cascades Volcano Observatory (CVO), located in Vancouver, Washington. CVO is one of 5 volcano observatories operated by the USGS' Volcano Science Center, which are collectively responsible for understanding and mitigating volcanic hazards at the nation's 161 potentially active volcanoes. In addition to having responsibil… [more]
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We invite applications for two funded PhD student positions for an NSF funded project spanning *high-pressure mineral physics*, *computational fluid dynamics*, and *seismology*, aimed at studying Earth’s core. This project is a collaboration between Earth and Planetary Sciences at *UC Berkeley* and the Department of Geology and Geophysics at the *University of Utah*. The student focusing on mineral physics will be at the University of Utah, while the student focusing on computational fluid dyna… [more]
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Daryl Rebuli
2021-08-27 14:00:32
Institution: Institute of Mine Seismology Open Until: 2021-12-31 The Institute of Mine Seismology (IMS) is the world leader in monitoring and modelling the seismic rock mass response to underground and open pit mining. IMS operates in 32 countries and has offices in South Africa and Canada (Ontario), as well as head office in Tasmania, Australia. There are around 60 staff at IMS. IMS is looking for a motivated individual with a passion for science to join our growing team in Ontario (Barrie r… [more]
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Lukas Blom
2021-08-25 18:30:28
Institution: UAF WATC Open Until: 2021-09-07 The Wilson Alaska Technical Center (WATC) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF)is searching for two Seismo-acoustic Engineers to take an active role within the WATC engineering team in maintaining and improving seismic and infrasound stations around the globe. Our ideal candidates will bring a unique background of technical skills, problem solving, organization, and teamwork to add to the WATC engineering and research team. You’ll have an oppo… [more]
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Assistant Professor of Lithospheric Dynamics & Evolution Utah State University Review begins Sep 15 2021; Open until filled The Department of Geosciences at Utah State University (USU), Logan, invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track position in lithospheric dynamics and evolution. We seek candidates who combine geophysical, geochemical, and/or geological observations to conduct innovative, interdisciplinary, and quantitative investigation of solid-Earth system science. We particularly … [more]
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Deanna Kaihara
2021-08-19 20:22:56
Institution: Department of Conservation Open Until: 2021-08-30 Under the general direction of the Staff Electronics and Instrumentation Engineer, the Senior Precision Electronics Specialist is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the work of a group of technicians in the installation, organization and maintenance of earthquake accelerometers and seismic recording equipment at ground response stations, in buildings, dams, and at other sites throughout the state, in support of the… [more]
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Deanna Kaihara
2021-08-19 16:35:33
Institution: Department of Conservation Open Until: 2021-08-27 Under the general direction of the Senior Precision Electronic Specialist, the Seismological Instrument Technician I is responsible for performing as a member of a team installing and maintaining complex accelerographic and data communication systems in buildings or other structures and at remote sites throughout the state, in support of the Earthquake Engineering Program (EEP) in the Department of Conservation’s California Geologi… [more]
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The Earthquake Science Center (ESC) of the USGS Earthquake Hazards Program is seeking a geophysicist to support our real-time seismic monitoring projects. This position is being offered in the Seattle, WA Field Office. Projects within the USGS ESC support the mission of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN), which is cooperatively managed with the University of Washington and University of Oregon as part of the Advanced National Seismic System (ANSS). This position is responsible for t… [more]
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Institution: Ineris Open Until: 2021-10-31 Induced seismicity at the Balmatt geothermal doublet (northern Belgium): Investigate fluid induced seismic triggering mechanisms by means of seismic analysis and geomechanic modelling The Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO) initiated a geothermal project on the former Balmatt industrial site near Mol (northern Belgium) with the aim to demonstrate the technical, economic and environmental feasibility of developing a deep geotherma… [more]
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Earthquake Science Center – Director position opening Pasadena, CA was added as a duty station and the announcement has been reposted with a new closing date of Sept 2, 2021 Job applications are now being accepted for the position of Director, USGS Earthquake Science Center, Moffett Field, CA OR Pasadena, CA. The position is posted on<> and is open to all U.S. Citizens. Applications will be accepted through September 2, 2021. Supervisory Interdisciplinary G… [more]
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Glenn Spinelli
2021-08-11 18:52:32
Institution: New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology Open Until: 2021-09-15 The Earth and Environmental Science Department at New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (NMT) invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor in geophysics. We seek candidates whose interests would complement the Department’s strengths in understanding the Earth using geophysical techniques; applicants with interests in any field of observational, experimental, or computational geophysics are… [more]
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Post-doctoral fellowship in Surface Geology or Aqueous Geochemistry The Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Missouri seeks a highly motivated post-doctoral fellow in the general fields of surface geological processes or aqueous geochemistry. The fellowship is part of the University of Missouri's Preparing Future Faculty - Faculty Diversity (PFFFD) Postdoctoral Program (… [more]
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Bruce Beaudoin
2021-08-11 14:02:43
Institution: IRIS/PASSCAL Instrument Center Open Until: 2021-12-31 The IRIS PASSCAL Instrument Center at New Mexico Tech is seeking applicants to fill the position of Staff Scientist / Polar Field Engineer. The primary responsibility of this position is to support Polar geophysical research from the lab, office, and field. Duties include: developing specialized equipment for cold, dark environments; testing, preparing, and shipping equipment; serving as a technical liaison for PI experiments;… [more]
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