Research position in Coastal paleoseismology/Quaternary environmental change

Giovedì, 19 Settembre 2013

The Earth Observatory of SingaporeNanyang Technological University, invites applications for a research fellow (postdoctoral level) in coastal paleoseismology/Quaternary environmental change.

This project is part of an ongoing program to recover stratigraphic records of past earthquakes and tsunamis, and sea-level change in Indonesia. Skills in quantitative micropaleontology/palaeoenvironmental reconstructions and/or sedimentology of coastal systems are highly desirable.
The candidate is required to have a Ph.D. in coastal geomorphology/geology.

The coastal paleoseismic project is led by Charles Rubin and Ben Horton and supported by the Earth Observatory of Singapore.

All applicants should demonstrate a clear desire for adventurous fieldwork and exceptional science. Further details may be obtained from the Earth Observatory of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University

Initially the contract duration will be 2 years, although a longer period (up to 4 years) can be negotiated. Excellent knowledge of English, both in speaking and writing, is a requirement. International candidates are highly encouraged to apply. Applications should include a CV, list of publications, a short (1-page) synopsis of previous research achievements and research plans, and the names of at least two referees.

Applications and inquiries should be sent electronically to:

Applications close 1 January 2014.
However applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.