Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, University of Rochester, Earth and Environmental Sciences

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Rochester will be hiring two tenure-track Assistant Professors in the general fields of Climate Science and Surface Processes/Geomorphology.  While the department welcomes all applicants whose research lies in thesegeneral fields, we are particularly interested in candidates who bridge Solid Earth and Climate Science disciplines.

Faculty Positions at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for multiple full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty positions; all ranks will be considered. The Department seeks to expand its expertise in emerging interdisciplinary areas that are critical in addressing global challenges through innovative education and research.

Postdoc position (Univ of Oregon): Sensor networks for landslide hazard assessment and risk reduction in remote communities

Postdoc opportunity: Sensor networks for landslide hazard assessment and risk reduction in remote communities
Position: Postdoctoral Researcher (2 years)
Postdoc advisor: Professor Josh Roering
Institution: Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA

Rice University - Wiess and Pan Post-Doctoral Research Fellowships

The Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences at Rice University is inviting applications for the Wiess and Pan Postdoctoral Research Fellowships. We are seeking candidates with independent research interests that intersect with one or more faculty within our department. Both domestic and international applicants are welcome, but applicants must have a Ph.D. awarded within three years of the time of appointment.

Postdoctoral openings at UC Merced

The Sierra Nevada Research Institute at the University of California, Merced invites applications for multiple postdoctoral positions. Postdoctoral scholars will have the opportunity to work as part of cross-campus, multi-university teams focused on forest-water solutions for the Sierra Nevada and downstream agricultural valleys. Postings are online at https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/apply.

Sierra Nevada forest

Funded PhD Studentship in Geomicrobiology at the University of Bristol, UK

PhD Studentship: Impacts of fracking fluids on microbial communities in shale basins

Dr Heather Buss, Professor Michael Kendall (School of Earth Sciences, University of Bristol) and Professor Fred Worrall (Department of Earth Sciences, Durham University)

Project enquiries: Dr Heather Buss, h.buss@bristol.ac.uk

Start date: flexible, ideally January-February 2019