Meierjurgen Faculty Fellow - Earth Sciences
Faculty - Other
Research/Scientific/Grants, Instruction, Earth
Department of Earth Sciences
Review of Applications Begins
January 15, 2022; position open until filled.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Along with your application, please submit a cover letter stating
the faculty member you would like to work with, and a CV.
The Department of Earth Sciences at the University of Oregon
includes the study of Geology, Geophysics, Oceanography,
Paleontology, and Earth's environment. The Department and
University house an array of modern instrumentation and we are
located in a geologically active region. Our faculty and students
specialize in the study of the Earth from its surface to the deep
interior. Our studies are inherently interdisciplinary, drawing on
the knowledge and techniques of other physical and natural
sciences, such as biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics.
Therefore, our diverse specialties are unified under a common
desire to understand the underlying processes that shape the planet
whether that be erosion, mantle convection, hydrothermal reactions,
earthquakes, or volcanic eruptions. We are also intrigued with how
life has evolved and adapted on our planet throughout geologic
time, and how life interacts with the larger earth system. Our
mission is to educate and train a future generation of earth
scientists, advance our current understanding of the earth system
through scholarship and research, and serve as a resource to the
university and broader community on topics related to our
This position is a three-month residential fellowship as a
Meierjurgen Faculty Fellow for one term during the 2022-23 academic
year, which will require one term in residence, and one
departmental seminar, and will participate in research
collaboration with faculty and graduate students. Candidates with
experience serving the needs of diverse populations are strongly
encouraged to apply.
- Ph.D. in geology or related field.
- Experience serving the needs of diverse populations.
The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits
package to eligible employees, including health insurance,
retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about
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To apply, visit https://careers.uoregon.edu/en-us/job/528328/meierjurgen-faculty-fellow-earth-sciences