Postdoctoral Fellow

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
The University of Chicago
Department Name: 
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
Street Line 1: 
5734 South Ellis Avenue
City: 
Chicago
State/Province: 
IL
Zip/Postal: 
60637
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at The University of Chicago invites applications for the T.C. Chamberlin Postdoctoral Fellowships. We seek outstanding scientists who lead creative investigations into the nature of Earth and other planetary bodies–their physics, biology, chemistry, climate, and history–and who have a desire to participate in the broad intellectual life of the Department and the University. Start date is negotiable, with a target of October 1, 2018. The initial term of the Fellowships will be one year, renewable for a second year. A competitive salary will be offered, plus benefits. Research funds are also available. Consideration of applications will begin 16 October 2017, and exceptional applicants will be contacted in November to schedule on-campus interviews in January 2018. Please email a single pdf file containing a CV, a 2-4 page research plan, and names and contact information for at least three references, to: chamberlin@geosci.uchicago.edu.


The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity / Disabled / Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
Email: 
chamberlin@geosci.uchicago.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Department of the Geophysical Sciences
Email: 
chamberlin@geosci.uchicago.edu