Category: Job Announcements

University of Nottingham Fellowships

The University of Nottingham has announced two fellowship schemes for 2014. These provide three years salary, moderate research expenses and the potential for the award to be linked to an established academic post: Anne McLaren Fellowship (; Nottingham Research Fellowships

Wisconsin Geological Survey job opportunity

The Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey is hiring a tenure-track assistant professor in Quaternary Geology. Sub-areas of interest include geomorphology, paleoecology, paleoclimatology, and glacial geology. For more details, visit:

Post-Doctoral Position in Late-Quaternary Paleolimnology/Paleoclimatology

A post-doctoral position is available starting September, 2013 to work with Dr. Mark Abbott at the Lake Sediment Geochemistry Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh – see The candidate is expected to collaborate with ongoing paleolimnological projects reconstructing late-Quaternary paleoclimate and

Post doc in the Department of Biology, University of Bergen

The Ecological and Environment Change Research Group in the Department of Biology, University of Bergen is advertising a three-year post-doctoral position for a quantitative palaeoecologist, ecologist, palaeolimnologist, or palaeoclimatologist to work on a project entitled No-analoque climates and ecological responses

Three PhD positions to work on the Deep lakes of Côte-Nord region

Three PhD scholarships are available within the research project “Deep lakes of Côte-Nord region: Exploring unique paleoenvironnemental archives” funded by the FRQNT and lead by professors Pierre Francus at INRS – Centre Eau Terre Environnement, Patrick Lajeunesse at Université Laval,

Géomorphologue/géologue du Quaternaire

Poly-Géo inc., une entreprise de services professionnels œuvrant dans le domaine des géosciences appliquées, vous offre l’opportunité de joindre son équipe à titre de chargé de projet. Le lieu de travail est situé à Saint-Lambert sur la Rive-Sud de Montréal.

PhD project – University of Nottingham

Project: Algal community response to pollution and environmental change in Lake Baikal, Russia, over the last 1000 years Supervisors: Suzanne McGowan, George Swann (University of Nottingham), Anson Mackay (University College London) We have an exciting PhD opportunity for a motivated

PhD position in paleoclimate studies

At the MARUM in Bremen, Germany, we have an open PhD position for a highly motivated student with preferentially prior experience in stable isotope geochemistry and organic geochemistry. I would be grateful if you could pass this advertisement to suitable

Geological modeller position

PURPOSE To provide a major contribution to modelling the three-dimensional stratigraphic framework of the near-surface sediments in Alberta within a team working to establish an inventory of groundwater resources in the province.

PhD positions

An isotopic and palynological approach to reconstructing South African palaeoenvironments over the past three million years: Produce a reconstruction of South African vegetation change over the past three million years. Test the hypothesis that similar orbital forcing patterns produce similar