Postdoctoral Associate Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

The Isotope Lab within the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at MIT seeks an energetic, innovative person interested in applying high-precision U-Pb geochronology to the study of major events in earth history and especially Large Igneous Provinces.

Requirements: a Ph.D. in geology/geochemistry or related field. Experience in low blank IDTIMS geochronology preferred. Interest in other isotopic systems from U-series to Lu-Hf a plus.

In addition to applying online at MIT via, candidates are asked to submit a CV, statement of interest, and the names of at least three references to S.A. Bowring at Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT, Building 54-1120, 77 Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139; or via fax at (617) 253-6735; or email to [email protected]. Job number 10982.

Applications will be processed as they arrive until the position is closed.

MIT is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Applications from women, minorities, veterans, older workers, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.

EARTHTIME is supported by the National Science Foundation.