Job Posting: Postdoctoral Position

Postdoctoral Research Position in Seismology —  Washington University in St. Louis             

Washington University in St. Louis is seeking applicants for a post-doctoral research position in seismology to analyze seismological data from projects in Antarctica, Patagonia and/or Pacific subduction zones. The focus of the position will be applying various analysis techniques to constrain the three-dimensional seismological structure of the crust and mantle using broadband seismic data.  Interest in the study of subduction zone seismicity may also be useful.

A PhD in geophysics or a related area at the time of appointment is required.   The initial appointment is for one year with an option to extend to two years.

Applicants should send a current curriculum vita, publication list, a statement of research interests, and the names and contact information for three references to:

Dr. Douglas Wiens, email:, phone:  (314) 935-6517.

The position will be available starting March 1, 2020, but flexibility for later starting dates is possible.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Washington University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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