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  1. University of Wyoming, Assistant Professor of Crustal Dynamics

    University or Wyoming, Laramie, United States
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    The University of Wyoming Department of Geology & Geophysics invites applications for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in Crustal Dynamics. The successful candidate will be expected to build a vibrant, extramurally funded research program in the broadly defined area of crustal processes and contribute to the teaching mission of the … Read more ]

  2. PhD Fellow in Seismology with Hans Thybo at Eurasia Institute of Earth Sciences

    Eurasia Institute of Earth Sciences, Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkmenistan
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    PhD study Position Seismological interpretation of the North Atlantic region Eurasia Institute of Earth Sciences This position is open for working with Professor Hans Thybo at the Eurasia Institute of Earth Sciences at Istanbul Technical University (ITU) in an internationally acclaimed team of scientists. The research focuses on structure of … Read more ]

  3. PhD Studentship in Greenhouse Gas Removal

    University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Application Deadline: 5 January 2018

    Turning Waste to Carbon Capture as Facilitated by Microbes Dr Phyllis Lam, Dr Juerg Matter, Prof Rachael James Although enhanced weathering of silicate-containing minerals widely available on our planet is an attractive mitigation strategy to sequester atmospheric CO2, its application is often hampered by slow kinetics and so requirements for … Read more ]

  4. PhD Studentship in Geomicrobiology

    University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Application Deadline: 5 January 2018

    Microbial controls on greenhouse gas capture via fluid-rock interactions Dr Phyllis Lam, Dr Juerg Matter, Prof Damon Teagle With growing concern on the rising atmospheric CO2, geologic sequestration is an attractive strategy to mitigate anthropogenic CO2 inputs. This strategy involves mineral trapping, where dissolved CO2 is precipitated in carbonate minerals … Read more ]

  5. PhD Studenship in Marine Microbial Biogeochemistry

    University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    Application Deadline: 5 January 2018

    Greenhouse gas – nitrous oxide (N2O)– production by marine nitrifiers Dr Phyllis Lam (UoS), Dr Julie Robidart (NOC), Paul Skipp (Centre for Biological Sciences, UoS) Nitrous oxide (N2O) is a stratospheric ozone-depleting agent and a potent greenhouse gas with a global warming potential 300 times that of CO2. Approximately 1/3 … Read more ]

  6. 4 PhD positions (m/f) in Junior Research Group SEE-URBAN-WATER

    Technische Universität Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
    Application Deadline: 3 December 2017

    The Junior Research Group “SEE‐URBAN‐WATER” at the Institute of Applied Geosciences of Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany, is offering 4 Ph.D. positions (f/m) – 75 % from January 1, 2018 on. The positions are initially limited to three years, but can be extended to a total of five years. Within the … Read more ]

  7. PhD Student (m/f)

    Helmholtz Centre Potsdam – GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany, Germany
    Application Deadline: 15 December 2017

    Within the framework of the Helmholtz Young Investigators Group “SAIDAN: Seismic and Aseismic Deformation in the brittle crust: Implications for Anthropogenic and Natural Hazard” ( hosted by Section 4.2 “Geomechanics and Rheology” we invite applications for a PhD Student (m/f) Reference No. 73/42/17 D The SAIDAN Young Investigators Group aims … Read more ]

  8. 3 PhD positions - quaternary tunnel valleys - University of Bern

    Institute of Geological Sciences - University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    There are currently 3 open PhD positions at the University of Bern. The positions are for 4 years and the projects focus on the characterization of glacial tunnel valleys buried in the quaternary deposits around Bern. -1 geophysics project on a gravity survey -1 sedimentology/geochemistry project using cores -1 paleoecology … Read more ]

  9. PhD: Examining the Role of Aerosol in Cloud Over the Top of the Greenland Ice Sheet

    University of Leeds, NERC Doctoral Training Programme, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    Would you like to travel to the top of the Greenland Ice Sheet to measure clouds and aerosol with lasers? Then this Ph.D. at Leeds may be for you! Clouds are fundamentally important to Earth’s climate since they play a central role in the radiation budget — and hence surface … Read more ]

  10. 2 PhD positions in lake biogeochemistry and biophysics

    University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    Research context If inland waters have recently been acknowledged as significant reactors of the global carbon cycle, light has been essentially shed on wetlands, permafrost and humic lakes, under the overwhelming paradigm that lake supersaturation with CO2 arises from metabolic processes. Within this picture, large and clearwater lakes have been … Read more ]