Job Opening

Postdoc positions available at the Susquehanna Shale Hills CZO

Penn State’s Earth and Environmental Systems Institute is seeking to hire one to three postdoctoral scholars to work at the Susquehanna Shale Hills Critical Zone Observatory.  The positions could be filled as early as summer 2019.  We are seeking innovative researchers with interest and expertise in the following areas:

Job opening at UC Merced (Assistant Specialist, Sierra Nevada Research Institute))

Full description and application link for this position: https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/JPF00836.

Questions about this open position should be sent to Professor Martha Conklin: mconklin@ucmerced.edu.

ASSISTANT SPECIALIST -- SIERRA NEVADA RESEARCH INSTITUTE -- UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, MERCED

Job # JPF00836

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Post-doc position: carbon and greenhouse gas cycling in a tropical watershed

Post-doc position: Carbon and greenhouse gas cycling in a tropical watershed: contribution of soil and vegetation organic matter and hydrology.

Aim:  tracking carbon in all reservoirs in a tropical watershed (groundwater, rivers, sediments, soil and vegetation) in order to establish of carbon mass balance of the Nyong river basin

Tasks

Ph.D. Position in Geochemistry and Hydrogeochemical modelling at LHyGeS, Strasbourg, France

Ph.D. Position in Geochemistry and Hydrogeochemical modelling (F/M) We are looking for a creative, qualified and motivated Ph.D. candidate at the Laboratory of Hydrology and Geochemistry of Strasbourg (University and CNRS, France) in strong collaboration with the BRGM (Orléans, France) and the CRPG-CNRS (Nancy - France).

Application Deadline: 01 Jul or until position is filled
Contact: François Chabaux

Postdoctoral Scholar working with algae in extreme environments, Department of Geoscience, UNLV

We are seeking a postdoctoral scholar to work with Dr. Elisabeth Hausrath at UNLV growing algae under a range of conditions.  Responsibilities of the position will include working with a low temperature and pressure chamber to grow different algal and microbial species under a variety of atmospheric pressures and compositions, temperatures, water, nutrient and light levels; presenting work at conferences; and writing manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals.

PhD opportunity exploring tree-mediated methane emission in Australia

Description: PhD opportunity to conduct research exploring tree-mediated methane emission in freshwater wetlands in Australia. Wetlands are among earth's most efficient ecosystems for carbon sequestration, yet this capacity can be offset by emission of methane. Recent research indicates that wetland trees can be a significant, yet largely unquantified, pathway for methane emissions.

Assistant/Associate Professor position in environmental geosciences at University of Bristol

The University of Bristol School of Earth Sciences seeks an outstanding candidate for a permanent Lectureship/Senior Lectureship (Assistant/Associate Professor) appointment within the broad area of environmental geosciences. Areas of scholarly focus could include but are not limited to environmental geochemistry, geomicrobiology, the digital environment and Earth observation.