Position Available: Assistant Research Professor in Marine Geophysics

Date: 
6 March 2018

Position Available
Assistant Research Professor
Marine Geophysics
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Columbia University
Palisades, New York

Application deadline: 31 March 2018

For more information, go to:
https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Framese...

For questions, contact:
Sean Solomon
Email: director [at] ldeo.columbia.edu
Phone: 845-365-8546


The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO) of Columbia University invites applications for an Assistant Research Professor position with expertise in marine geophysics. This position will be located at the LDEO of Columbia University in Palisades, New York.

Applicants should have a strong record of innovative research, including publications in peer-reviewed journals, and should have demonstrated success at raising external support for research programs.

Candidates with expertise that complements that of the current research staff and whose research uses innovative observations to examine fundamental solid-Earth processes, including but not limited to deformation, magmatism, the cycling of water at plate tectonic boundaries, and the formation and evolution of oceanic lithosphere are encouraged to apply. Applicants whose research aligns with the strategic initiatives of the LDEO (https://lamont-doherty.atavist.com/strategicplan) are also encouraged to apply.

Eligibility requirements for this position include:

  • PhD in Earth and environmental sciences or a related field,
  • Evidence of ongoing externally funded research programs or potential for supporting research programs with external funding, and
  • At least two to three years of relevant research experience.

Applications must include:

  • A curriculum vitae, including a list of publications;
  • A statement of research interests, and
  • A list of funded projects or grant applications awaiting approval.

Applicants should also arrange for the submission of at least three letters of reference. Reference letters should be emailed to director [at] ldeo.columbia.edu.

Application deadline: 31 March 2018

For more information and to apply, go to:
https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/frameset/Framese...

For questions, contact:
Sean Solomon
Email: director [at] ldeo.columbia.edu
Phone: 845-365-8546