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Postdoctoral & Senior Research Positions

The Department of Geosciences at Princeton University invites applications for postdoctoral or more senior research positions in areas such as Geochemistry, Geomicrobiology, Environmental Chemistry, Biogeochemical Cycles, Paleoclimatology, Oceanography, Atmospheric Science, Geodynamics, Geochronology, Earth History, Seismology, and Planetary Science. Positions are available for one year, with a possibility for renewal contingent upon satisfactory performance and funding.

Applicants should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publication list, and contact information for three references and must apply via the Princeton University Academic Hiring website - https://careers.princeton.edu/.

Essential Qualifications:

Applicant must have a PhD in Geosciences or a relevant discipline.

These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.


POSTDOCTORAL


The Department of Geosciences at Princeton University has an opening for a postdoctoral or more senior researcher in the area of seismic full waveform inversion (FWD) applied to medical imaging and nondestructive testing working with Professor Jeroen Tromp.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Geosciences or related field.  The research will focus on developing FWD for ultrasonic medical imaging and nondestructive testing based on fully 3D forward and adjoint simulations of seismic wave propagation on graphics cards.  The position is available for one year, with a possibility for renewal contingent upon satisfactory performance and funding.  Applicants should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publication list, and contact information for three references and must apply via the Princeton University Academic Hiring website at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/5601. This position is subject to the University’s background check policy.


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