Student Opportunities and Fellowships

Undergraduate and PHD Student Opportunities, as well as Fellowships and Postdoctoral Positions

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Postdoctoral Position at UC Davis, Shock Compression/Planetary Science

posted on: 10-09-2017 08:48am

Type: Postdoctoral

ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY - Postdoctoral Position in Dynamic Compression Research

Professor Sarah Stewart’s group in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences seeks a postdoctoral researcher to conduct experimental work in the department’s Shock Compression Lab. The lab’s primary research themes focus on understanding the role of material properties in governing the outcome of large impact events, including the physical and chemical processes that shape planetary... read more

Chamberlin Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Chicago

posted on: 09-29-2017 02:44pm

Type: Fellowship

The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at The University of Chicago invites applications... read more

Postdoc Position at LANL ¾ Synchrotron X-ray Studies of Actinide-Water Interactions in High P-T Environments

posted on: 09-27-2017 10:29am

Type: Postdoctoral

We are seeking candidates for a postdoc position to perform synchrotron-based X-ray absorption and Raman spectroscopic studies of actinide-water interactions using hydrothermal diamond-anvil cells (HDACs). The successful candidate will work within a multidisciplinary team including experimentalists and theoreticians to understand dissolution, speciation and reactivity of actinide phases in water-mediated processes at elevated pressures and temperatures. The candidate is expected to publish... read more

2018 Exploration Fellowship in Earth and Space Science

posted on: 09-26-2017 11:21am

Type: Fellowship

The School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) at Arizona State University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate who will serve as an Exploration Fellow. The mission of the postdoctoral fellowship is to foster SESE’s interdisciplinary research program by attracting and supporting outstanding early-career scientists and engineers to pursue independent research in collaboration with faculty. Research areas within the School encompass theoretical and observational... read more

Postdoctoral Associate at HPCAT at the Advanced Photon Source

posted on: 07-18-2017 03:31pm

Type: Postdoctoral

The Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution for Science (Carnegie), seeks applications for one postdoctoral associate in the field of high pressure Geoscience at the HPCAT facility at the Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory. The research will focus on structure measurement of silicate glasses at high pressures using a double-stage Paris-Edinburgh press.

The appointment is for one year, with possible extension to two years pending on the progress and availability... read more