Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Washington – Earth and Space Sciences

Seattle, WA

Organization: University of Washington – Earth and Space Sciences

Contact: Inquiries regarding this position should be directed to Prof. David Catling.

Duties: A successful candidate will conduct research that will result in publication in the open literature and participation in national or international meetings. The successful candidate will also be encouraged to cooperate with researchers and students in the university’s cross-campus Astrobiology Program.

Desired qualifications: Applicants must hold a PhD (or foreign equivalent) in Earth and Space Sciences, or an appropriately related field such as Astronomy, Planetary Sciences, or Geophysics. The candidate should have an aptitude for numerical modeling and have appropriate associated skills.

Salary/pay: Initial salary will be $60,000 per year.

Link to more information: See the complete job advertisement.

How to apply: Applicants should please email (1) a CV, (2) a brief description of relevant research abilities and interests, and (3) contact information for three referees to Prof. David Catling. Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled. Applicants must provide proof of the PhD conferral and be within 6 years of receipt of the PhD.