Research position in Coastal paleoseismology /Quaternary environmental change – PostDoc Opportunity
Employer: Earth Observatory of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University
9 Oct 2013
Closing Date: 02/14/2014
Research position in Coastal paleoseismology /Quaternary environmental change
The Earth Observatory of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, invites applications for a Research Fellow (post-doctoral level) in Coastal Paleoseismology/Quaternary Environmental change. This project is part of an on-going 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 cmrubin[at]ntu[dot]edu[dot]sg
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: eos_humanresources[at]ntu[dot]edu[dot]sg
We will begin reviewing applications 1 February 2014. However applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.