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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Geomorphology and Landscape Evolution

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Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/4100. Applications should include a statement of research, CV, and the names/contact information for three references. For more information, please contact Dr. Brian Yanites (byanites@indiana.edu). Applications received by August 1st will receive full consideration. Open until position is filled.

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Position Details

Title Postdoctoral Research Associate in Geomorphology and Landscape Evolution
Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Position Summary

Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in the Geomorphology and Landscape Evolution Team of the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Indiana University. Research is aimed at understanding the dynamics of landscapes. Specific project is dependent on candidate skills and goals. Potential projects could include cosmogenic nuclide signatures of landslides, interaction of coseismic landslides and fluvial processes, the dynamics of rivers in tectonically active regions, the control of rock-strength on landscape evolution, or the interaction of topographic development and climate in active orogens.

Basic Qualifications

A PhD by time of appointment in Geology, Earth Science, Geography, or other related field is required.

Department Contact for Questions

For more information, please contact Dr. Brian Yanites (byanites@indiana.edu).

Additional Qualifications

The successful candidate is expected to possess strong quantitative skills and a desire to communicate results at scientific meetings and publish in peer-reviewed journals.

Salary and Rank
Special Instructions

Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/4100. Applications should include a statement of research, CV, and the names/contact information for three references. For more information, please contact Dr. Brian Yanites (byanites@indiana.edu). Applications received by August 1st will receive full consideration. Open until position is filled.

For Best Consideration Date 08/01/2017
Expected Start Date 01/01/2018
OAA # 21705-09

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Statement of Research and Teaching
  3. List Of References
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Application