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Postdoc in Seismology, U. Alaska Fairbanks

Date: 11/09/2010

Forwarded postdoc opportunity from Carl Tape, University of Alaska, Fairbanks:

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Seismology
Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Review Date: January 10, 2011

The Geophysical Institute (GI) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is seeking applicants for a postdoctoral fellowship in computational and observational seismology. The seismology group at GI (http://www.giseis.alaska.edu) records and models global seismic phenomena associated with earthquakes, volcanoes, and glaciers. Their modeling efforts benefit from computational facilities at the adjacent Arctic Region Supercomputing Center. The successful applicant will develop models for Earth structure and earthquake sources using a variety of techniques, especially 2D and 3D seismic wavefield simulations. Experience with seismic waveforms, seismic imaging, or computational techniques is required.

The position offers a competitive salary with benefits and is for two years with the possibility of extension. To apply, please go to https://www.uakjobs.com and use the Advanced Job Search with posting number 0060883. Please contact Carl Tape (carltape@gi.alaska.edu) with
questions about the position.