Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment - Durham

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Position ID:Duke-NSOE-Durham-POSTDOC_BENNEAR [#27506]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate- Earth and Climate Sciences
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Geosciences
Climate Science
Appl Deadline: (posted 2024/04/16, listed until 2024/04/24)
Position Description:    

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The Nicholas School seeks a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to work on projects in earth and climate sciences with a focus on geomorphology. This position will be hosted in the laboratory of Dr. Brad Murray, but the position is school-funded. Postdoctoral researchers are expected to contribute to participate in mentoring of junior laboratory members, attend laboratory meetings, and mentor 1-2 undergraduate students each year. Post-docs can teach courses in the Nicholas School, if desired, upon agreement with the chair of the Earth and Climate Sciences Division. The successful applicant will join a thriving community of earth and climate science researchers at the Nicholas School of the Environment.

TERM: 2 years, with the possibility of an additional year extension.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should hold a PhD in a geosciences-related field. We seek applicants with a strong interest in geomorphology who can contribute to a growing research program in coastal and terrestrial geomorphology.

PROJECTED START DATE: The position is available immediately. Start date is flexible for doctoral candidates completing degrees in summer of 2019.

Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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