The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in the Marine Geology and Geophysics division. The successful applicant will work on projects focused on the Hawaii-Emperor Seamount Chain and the Eastern North American Rifted Margin. These projects would involve the analysis and interpretation of multi-channel seismic reflection and/or wide-angle reflection/ refraction data. The Hawaii-Emperor program would also involve data acquisition aboard the R/V Marcus G. Langseth during research cruises in the fall of 2018 and summer of 2019. The successful candidate will join a dynamic group of geophysicists working on a wide range of interrelated problems in Earth structure and dynamics.
Candidates should have a recent Ph.D. in Geophysics or a related discipline is required. Experience in the analysis of active-source seismic data is highly preferred.
Appointment will be for 1-year, with continuation pending funding and progress.
Search will remain open for at least 30 days after the ad appears and will continue until the position is filled.
Please visit our online application site at https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=66725 for further information about this position and to submit your application, curriculum vitae, list of references, and a personal statement describing research experience and interests, including specific reference to the project listed here.
Columbia University benefits offered with this Officer of Research appointment.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer -- Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.
We accept online applications only.
Location: Palisades, NY
Job Type: Other
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