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Tamara Goldin
2018-03-29 14:35:37
Institution: Nature Geoscience Open Until: 2018-04-16 Do you love science but feel that a career as a scientist isn’t enough to sate your desire to learn more about the natural world? Do you enjoy reading papers outside your chosen area of research? If your answer is ‘yes’ to these questions, you could be the person we are looking for to join the editorial team of Nature Geoscience. We seek an associate or senior editor to represent the community of Solid Earth researchers at the prestigiou… [more]
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Department/Unit: Earth System Science Programme, Faculty of Science Closing Date: Until the post is filled The Earth System Science Programme of the Faculty of Science ( is seeking outstanding applicants for substantiable-track Associate Professor/ Assistant Professor positions in all areas relevant to Earth System Science, particularly: atmospheric sciences, biogeosciences, geophysics, hydrological sciences, marine and ocean sciences, and rock physics. A… [more]
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Deb Wernli
2018-03-21 22:23:20
Institution: Colorado School of Mines Open Until: 2018-06-29 The Department of Geophysics at Colorado School of Mines is seeking to fill a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor Position in the specialty area of petroleum geophysics. We anticipate filling this position for the spring semester of 2019 or earlier. The successful candidate will work as part of the Reservoir Characterization Project (RCP), and work collaboratively with other research groups in the department. RCP is a 30-ye… [more]
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Gale Cox
2018-03-20 21:53:02
IRIS DMC is looking for a qualified Data Engineer to join our team. The Data Engineer will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection across functional teams. The Data Engineer will support our software developers, database architects, data analysts and data scientists on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. The right candidate will b… [more]
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Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit Institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service is seeking applicants for a postdoctoral position in earthquake seismology in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences.  The successful candidate will work with Dr. Linda Warren to study the Cauca Cluster of intermediate-depth earthquakes beneath Colombia.  The Cauca cluster earthquakes will be characterized by precisely relocating the earthquakes, inverting waveforms… [more]
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Seismological Laboratory Director’s Postdoctoral Scholar The Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) invites applications for the Seismological Laboratory Director's Postdoctoral Scholar position. We invite applications for a post doctoral position in any research area covered by the Seismological Laboratory, including, but not limited to: Observational seismology, earth structure, earthquake physics, earthquake early warni… [more]
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*2-3 USGS Mendenhall Postdoc positions are available in Menlo Park. Please forward on to your networks, departments, students, etc. Applicants are strongly encouraged to get in touch with us to discuss possible projects and proposals early in the process. * *S27. Quantification and validation of earthquake ground motions in early warning applications* *2-3 positions available in Menlo Park, CA* * <… [more]
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Two researcher positions are currently available at the Berkeley Seismology Lab. One with a focus in geodesy and the other in data science. The complete listing is available here: Review of applicants will begin on March 22nd. Overview: The Berkeley Seismological Laboratory (BSL) provides robust hazard information while engaging in fundamental geophysical research. Throughout the BSL's long history of innovation beginning with the 1887 i… [more]
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Mark Alvarez
2018-03-13 17:15:52
Institution: USGS Open Until: 2018-03-30 As a Physical Science Technician within the Earthquake Science Center based in Pasadena California, some of your specific duties will include: - Maintain, design, test, calibrate and install a variety of seismic and geodetic instrumentation systems within the Southern California Seismic Network. -Install, configure, diagnose, and repair sophisticated electronic seismic and GPS station components including, seismometers, dataloggers, Earthworm hub… [more]
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Ogie Kuraica
2018-03-08 06:59:04
WHAT WE DO MATTERS We have big plans for continued global growth, and we’re looking for people who are creative, flexible and dedicated to helping us build something great – something that matters. The Kinemetrics Team is more than ‘just’ the creator of the world’s first very-broadband seismograph or who patented the world’s first 24-bit A/D ideas that revolutionized the field of seismology. Our products and solutions have transformed how seismic measurements are taken and beyond. We are a glo… [more]
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Institution: Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE), NSF Open Until: 2018-04-10 The Marine Geology and Geophysics Program (MGG) within the Division of Ocean Sciences (OCE) in the Directorate of Geosciences (GEO) at the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces a nationwide search for a Program Director (Rotator) with experience and expertise in the broad area of marine geophysics. The MGG Program supports research in all aspects of the geology and geophysics of the ocean basins, seafloor, subs… [more]
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Institution: University of Rhode Island Open Until: 2018-09-01 A postdoc position in the area of InSAR and ground deformation modeling is available at the University of Rhode Island. The focus of the position will be using InSAR and numerical models to characterize underground nuclear explosions. Research experience in InSAR and ground deformation modeling (earthquake, volcano, hydrology, landslide, or underground explosion, etc) is required. Experience with finite element modeling (Abaq… [more]
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Institution: IRIS PASSCAL Instrument Center at New Mexico Tech Open Until: 2018-06-01 Job Duties: The IRIS PASSCAL Instrument Center at New Mexico Tech is seeking applicants to fill the position of Staff Scientist/Polar Projects Field Engineer. The primary responsibility of this position is to support Polar research both from the lab and in the field. Duties include: testing, preparing, and shipping equipment; supporting field installations, maintenance, and decommissions in both in the Arcti… [more]
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