Columbia University Postdoctoral Research Scientist in New York, New York
Job Requisition Number 00001038
Field(s) of Specialization Earth and Environmental Sciences
Position Title Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Department EIL Lamont Divisions
Division Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory
Location Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in the fields of Earth and Environmental Sciences. Candidates should have recently completed their Ph.D. or should expect to complete their degree requirements by September 2020.
Researchers at the Observatory work to understand the dynamics of the Earth’s chemical, physical, and biological systems, from the core to the upper atmosphere, including Earth’s interactions with human society. Our scientists lead research in the fields of solid Earth dynamics; ocean, atmospheric, and climate systems; cryospheric dynamics; paleoclimate; and biogeoscience.
The principal selection criteria for Fellows are scientific excellence and a clearly expressed plan to investigate problems at the forefront of Earth science. Applications from all related fields are welcomed.
Fellowships are supported institutionally for 24 months, include a $7,500 research allowance, and carry an annual salary of $67,000. Successful candidates will be encouraged to apply for external funding and may be eligible for further internal awards and positions. Lamont is especially interested in qualified candidates whose record of achievement will contribute to the diversity of the Observatory’s scientific personnel.
Minimum Degree Required
RAPS posting date 09/09/2019
Search Closing Date 11/11/2019
Special Instructions to the Applicant
**PRIOR TO SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION, REVIEW APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS ON: https://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/postdoc
Proposed Start Date 09/01/2020
Columbia University is Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Which of the following areas most closely describes your research interests: solid-Earth dynamics; ocean, atmospheric, and climate systems; cryospheric dynamics; paleoclimate; or biogeoscience; Other/ None of the above.
(Open Ended Question)
Documents Needed to Apply
Statement of Research