Job Opening

Post-doc opportunity in Soil Chemistry at US Army Engineer Research and Development Center

U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center (ERDC)

Environmental Lab

Soil & Sediment Geochemistry Team


Post-doctoral Fellowship Notice


Post-doctoral opportunity available working with the US Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Environmental Laboratory, Soil & Sediment Geochemistry Team in environmental soil/geochemical processes.


Contract researcher - soil researcher

Teagasc (Ireland) is currently recruiting a soil researcher to work within the Agricultural Catchments Program.

To contribute, as part of the Agricultural Catchments Programme (ACP) team, to the evaluation of the effectiveness of the measures contained in the Nitrates Action Programme under the Nitrates Directive with particular emphasis on:

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University of Wyoming – PhD assistantships in Critical Zone Hydrology/Geophysics

Two three-year PhD assistantships in Hydrology/Geophysics are available at the University of Wyoming in Laramie. The students will combine hydrological and geophysical field observations with numerical modeling to study snowmelt-driven streamflow generation at the hillslope and small-watershed scales as part of a NSF-funded project titled “Subsurface structure and flow regime for Rocky Mountain hillslopes with different geologies”. The intended starting date is Sep. 2018 or Jan. 2019.

Forensic Chemist; US EPA; Denver Colorado

Please distribute widely this announcement for an EPA intro level job, great for anyone with GS 13 potential! Denver is a great place to live and an awesome job working for EPA as a forensic chemist. Although the job announcement leans towards organic chemistry we encourage inorganic chemist to apply as well. We are looking for complementary skill sets.

Assistant Professor Faculty Position, Department of Ecosystem Science and Management, The Pennsylvania State University

Assistant Professor Faculty Position, The Pennsylvania State University, with a 75% research, 25% teaching appointment. The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management seeks candidates interested in conducting research to understand the distribution, composition, diversity, and functional impact of microbial communities in soil-plant habitats. We seek individuals with diverse interests in soil microbiomes and in teaching related courses.

USFS job vacancy announcement: Soil Scientist (Closes June 27, 2018)

A vacancy announcement for Soil Scientist, GS-0470-09 is currently open in the US Forest Service.

Vacancy Announcement #: 18GVQ2-0470-9-FS2600DP-bls; Open June 22, 2018 thru June 27, 2018;

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