Last call for Goldschmidt 2018 session proposals!

Dear all, 

There are only a couple of days left to submit a session proposal to one of the critical zone related sessions at Goldschmidt 2018, to be held in Boston, August 12-17th. Session proposals are due Wednesday, November 1st and can be submitted here:

The conference science committee set up two critical zone related themes for 2018:

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Postdoc in Soil Organic Matter Stabilization

Post Doctorate RA - Soil Microbiome Bioinformatics in RICHLAND, Washington

Job Description

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CZNews: Fall 2017

The 2017 fall edition of CZNews, the CZO National Office newsletter, is now available at The newsletter features a recap of the CZO PI Meeting at the Eel River CZO, an update on hurricane damage at the Luquillo CZO, upcoming CZO events and more!

Call for proposals: Powell Center Synthesis Activities

The John Wesley Powell Center for Earth System Science Analysis and Synthesis fosters innovative thinking in Earth system science through collaborative synthesis activities. This mission is driven by the growing recognition that synthesis is critical to solving complex problems facing Society. To date, the Center has successfully hosted 46 working groups that have produced over 125 publications, many in top- ranked journals

Director of the Swedish Field Sites Organization

Sweden’s network of 9 field research stations SITES ( is seeking a new director. If you want to run SITES operationally and scientifically in the next phase, we are looking for you! Do you e.g. want to develop SITES and act as SITES front image in the outside world, read the full assignment description for SITES Director (only available in Swedish).

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Assistant Professor, Shallow Environmental/Engineering Geophysics - University of Texas at El Paso

University of Texas at El Paso

College of Science

Department of Geological Sciences

Assistant Professor, Shallow Environmental/Engineering Geophysics


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SSSA Event: Food (and Drink!) for Thought: A Facilitated Networking Event for Women in Soil Science

Food (and Drink!) for Thought: A Facilitated Networking Event for Women in Soil Science

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Deadline to Submit Goldschmidt Sessions 1 November

Dear Critical Zoners,

The deadline (1 November 2017) for submitting sessions to Goldschmidt 2018 is rapidly approaching! Consider submitting a session to Theme 12: Soils and the Critical Zone!

Assistant Professor of Biology

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a tenure-track position in Biology at the Assistant Professor level starting August 2018. Candidates should have research interests in landscape or population ecology. A Ph.D. in biology, ecology or related discipline is required; post-doctoral and teaching experience is desirable. Applicants must have a strong commitment to undergraduate education.

Asst. Professor - Biogeochemistry - U. Wyoming

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