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Roderick Stewart
Dec. 12, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
The Seismic Research Centre of The University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago, has a vacancy for a Computer Programmer / IT Specialist. The successful candidate must possess a first degree with a major in Mathematics and/or Computer Sciences. A postgraduate degree in Computer Science would be an asset. Candidates should preferably have experience in one or more of the following areas: • Scripting using Perl or similar language • Web development • Microsoft Operating Systems, includ... [more]
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*Job opportunity with the USGS!* *Applications are due 1/4/2019!* Job location:  United States Geological Survey (USGS), Department of Interior, Earthquake Science Center, Pasadena, CA US Geological Survey is seeking IT professionals to join the team developing and operating the ShakeAlert earthquake early warning (EEW) system ( <>). It is a mission-critical, distributed system that rapidly detects earthquakes and generates and iss... [more]
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Colorado State University – Fort Collins, Colorado POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT – Assistant/Associate Professor in Diversity and Inclusion in the Natural Resources POSITION: Assistant/Associate Professor within one of five departments within the Warner College of Natural Resources (WCNR) LOCATION: Warner College of Natural Resources, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA [Candidate will identify one of the following departments to be housed in: Ecosystem Science and Susta... [more]
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Institution: NOAA/NWS Open Until: 2018-12-11 This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), National Tsunami Warning Center (NTWC) with one vacancy in Palmer, AK. As a Watchstander, you will perform the following duties: Monitor local, national, and international operations and seismic network research programs. Improve tsunami forecasting capabilities through testing and utilizing new and existing forecast methods t... [more]
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Susana Custódio
Dec. 7, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
The Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon is hiring a Post-Doctoral Researcher for project STORM: Atmosphere - Ocean - Solid Earth Coupling, Seismic Tools to Explore and Monitor the Oceans. Project STORM is a collaborative project with the Computational Engineering and Optimization Group group at UT Austin, with expertise in machine learning and big data techniques applied to geophysical inference problems. The project aims at using ocean and land-based seismic datasets, collecte... [more]
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Postdoctoral Fellow Positions Available UC Berkeley Seismology Lab *Earthquakes, machine learning, real-time seismology and next-generation seismic networks* Postdoctoral fellow positions are available at the UC Berkeley Seismology Lab to work on earthquake source problems. The group in particularly interested in the application of machine learning in seismology, with a focus on real-time seismology and the use of massive, diverse datasets including the MyShake global smartphone seismic ne... [more]
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The University of Alaska Fairbanks is seeking a tenure-track faculty member at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor with expertise in using ground-based geodetic techniques to monitor changes of the earth’s surface. We seek a scientist interested in building a long-term research program that builds on the extensive facilities and programs of the UAF Geophysical Institute, in particular, the Alaska Volcano Observatory and the Alaska Earthquake Center. We particularly value an ability t... [more]
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Assistant or Associate Professor, Theoretical/Computational Geophysics Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) seeks outstanding candidates for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in theoretical/computational geophysics. We invite applicants with expertise in modeling of geophysical signals or processes, improved methods for data analysis/inversion, mathematical descriptions of rele... [more]
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Institution: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Open Until: 2019-06-30 The newly formed Ocean Bottom Seismometer Instrument Center (OBSIC) at WHOI provides seafloor seismographs and at-sea technical support to the U.S. academic community in order to advance knowledge about Earth structure and dynamic processes, such as earthquakes and volcanism. The center replaces the Ocean Bottom Seismograph Instrument Pool, which NSF created in 1999 and that included WHOI and two other institutions. O... [more]
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Iris McCrary-Tinsley
Dec. 4, 2018, 11:11 a.m.
The Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) at Scripps Institution of Oceanography has openings starting in 2019 for two postdoctoral Green Scholars. Funding from the Green Foundation for Earth Sciences is matched with extramural funds for specific research projects to support these positions. Prior to submitting an application, applicants should contact potential IGPP mentors to check whether they have a viable project. Positions are available for one year and are renewable for ... [more]
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