Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Newton Horace Winchell School of Earth and Environmental Sciences


Positions Available

 

 


 


 POSTDOCTORAL ASSOCIATE

The Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Minnesota may have positions available (contingent upon funding) to work with faculty members conducting research. Faculty research specialties include but are not limited to geochemistry, paleomagnetism, Quaternary studies, sedimentology, petrology, hydrogeology, structural geology, rock physics, climate studies, geobiology, and rheology. Persons interested in working with faculty members are strongly encouraged to view departmental faculty home pages for individual research interests and contact information. Positions may become available during the academic year. Minimum requirements for these positions are Ph.D. in physical sciences (with little to no experience from the time of degree completion to time of hire).

Before applying, it is highly recommended that interested persons review faculty members' web pages for individual research interests and to direclty contact faculty member(s) with whom they wish to work.  www.esci.umn.edu/people/faculty

Candidates must apply online at http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs; Job Posting ID Number: NEW #: 336619*; and must submit CV/Resume and a Cover Letter.  Recommended but not required are Statement of Research Interests and Names of Three References. (*See below for instructions on finding the job posting in the employment system.)

 


 

Postdoctoral Researcher in Aqueous Geochemistry/Hydrothermal Systems

 

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities seeks applicants for a post-doctoral position in aqueous geochemistry. The successful candidate will assist with development and application of new analytical instrumentation (ICP-MS) and participate in studies involving mineral-fluid interaction at a wide range of chemical and physical conditions, with implications for the chemical evolution of the ocean. The position requires a Ph.D. in geochemistry or related fields. Familiarity with laboratory research, computer modeling, and experience with mineral solubility studies is beneficial. This is a one-year appointment with the likely possibility of renewal based upon performance and ongoing operational needs. Please visit the research group website:

https://www.esci.umn.edu/people/william-seyfried

 

For questions regarding the position please contact Dr. Seyfried (wes@umn.edu).

 

Candidates must apply online at http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs; Job Posting ID Number: 336619*; and must submit CV/Resume and a Cover Letter.  Recommended but not required are Statement of Research Interests and Names of Three References.

 

The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status or sexual orientation. 

 


 

 


*To find the job posting:
-Click on this link: http://humanresources.umn.edu/jobs
-Click on the appropriate 'button' for your status (e.g. "External Faculty and Staff Applications")
-In 'Keywords' - type corresponding JOB POSTING ID NUMBER and hit the SEARCH button
-Click on the job posting, please read through it in case there are specific instructions, then when you are ready, hit the "Apply" button at the bottom of the page.
 

 

 


 

The University of Minnesota is committed to the policy that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status or sexual orientation.