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Postdoctoral Research Scientist in the field of Physical Volcanology and Geodynamics

Date: 10/22/2013

The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for a full-time Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in Physical Volcanology and Geodynamics.  The successful candidate will join on-going projects focused on lava flow emplacement, rheology and flow of multi-phase materials, and magma conduit processes, as well as gain experience in writing proposals and developing a new research program. The candidate will join a large and growing Seismology, Geology & Tectonophysics division.  The position is a one-year appointment, with the opportunity of continuation depending on progress and availability of funding.
More information is available at http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/~einatlev

Ph.D. in geophysics, physics, computer science or a related discipline is required. Experience in numerical modeling of geodynamic processes, a good understanding of fluid mechanics and rheology and programming experience are highly desired.
To apply:

Search will stay open for 30 days after the ad appears and will continue until the job is filled.  Please visit our online application site at https://academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=58425  for further information about this position and to submit your application, cv, a short description of project plans for the appointment period (2-3 pages, including figures and references), research statement and three reference contacts. 
Priority will be given to applications received by November 15, 2013.  
Columbia University benefits afforded with this Officer of Research position.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
We only accept online applications.