Job Opportunity: Research Fellow in Enhanced Weathering

We invite applications for a Research Fellow (RF) to work within the Leverhulme Centre for Climate Change Mitigation (LC3M), an interdisciplinary centre that will assess the potential for Enhanced Weathering (EW) as a carbon removal strategy. The researcher will characterise EW in agroecosystems by determining weathering efficiency under field conditions and contributing to the biogeochemical characterisation of EW under laboratory conditions.

Susan Brantley has been awarded the 2016 Wollaston Medal

The CZO U.S. National Program is proud to announce that Dr. Susan Brantley, Lead-PI of the Susquehanna-Shale Hills CZO, Professor of Geosciences at The Pennsylvania State University, and member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, has been awarded the 2016 Wollaston Medal by the Geological Society of London. The Wollaston Medal recognizes geologists who have had a significant influence on the field through a substantial body of impactful research.

NSF Job Announcement - Head of the Surface Earth Processes Section Division of Earth Sciences

NSF Job Announcement - Head of the Surface Earth Processes Section Division of Earth Sciences

Job closes 6/6/2016

The Head of the Surface Earth Processes Section oversees the following programs: EAR Education and Human Resources, Geobiology and Low-Temperature Geochemistry, Geomorphology and Land Use Dynamics, Hydrologic Sciences, Sedimentary Geology and Paleobiology, and Critical Zone Observatories.