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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 …

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We invite expressions of interest for the following MSc project, based in the School of Geography, Environment & Earth Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington (VUW) and GNS Science, New Zealand. Development and application of a bacterial lipid-based model for reconstructing …

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The Department of Geosciences at Wellesley College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor beginning August 2012. We seek an exceptional scientist, broadly trained in surface processes, who can integrate inquiry-based approaches to teaching …

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The University of Nottingham has announced two fellowship schemes for 2012 which provide two years salary in addition to moderate research expenses: Anne McLaren Fellowship; Nottingham Advance Research Fellowships Applicants are welcome from any field. Current palaeoenvironmental research at the …

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We are offering a post-doctoral position at EcoLab, Toulouse (France) within the framework of the PARAD project (PeAt bog Records of Atmospheric Dust fluxes in Southern South America). The main objectives of PARAD are: to provide high resolution continuous records …

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The Department of Physical Geography at the Institute of Geography of the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany offers a PhD position with the opportunity to specialize in limnogeological, sedimentological and paleoclimatological issues. The successful candidate is expected to work on sediment cores, …

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PhD student position: Paleolimnology Umeå University – with its 36,700 students and over 4,200 employees – is an organisation in constant change and development. Umeå University conducts groundbreaking research within several areas – several in which we are among the …

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PhD student position in paleolimnological research announced jointly by the Centre for Climate Change (C3) at the University Rovira i Virgili (URV) and Aquatic Ecosystems Unit of the Institute for Food and Agricultural Research Technology (IRTA) in Sant Carles de …

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With funding by the German Research Foundation, we offer the opportunity for a PhD-thesis (3 years of funding, 65 % of ca. 55000 € per year). Focus of the project is the characterization of pockmarks at the floor of Lake …

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A PhD Studentship “Southern Patagonian climate during the last 50,000 years: insights from lipid biomarkers and their isotopes (PASADO Lipids)” has become available at the Marine Environmental Sciences (MARUM), University of Bremen.