Applications are invited for postdoctoral fellowships in the fields of astronomy, cosmochemistry, data science, geodynamics, experimental petrology, geobiology, geophysics, mineral physics, planetary science, solid-Earth geochemistry, and volcanology at Carnegie Science. These fellowships provide salary, travel, and research support for creative independent research. Details on research staff, laboratory facilities, and ongoing research can be found at https://dtm.carnegiescience.edu and https://gl.carnegiescience.edu.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in a relevant field by the time of appointment and a promising record of research and publication. Fellows are expected to begin in Fall 2020. A C.V., list of publications, a brief description of thesis research, a maximum 4-page statement of the research you propose to conduct during the postdoctoral fellowship, and three letters of recommendation by those familiar with your work that should be submitted online at https://jobs.carnegiescience.edu/jobs/bbr/ by 1 December 2019. A strong application will include an innovative, original, and feasible research proposal. Fellowships are for one year and are normally renewable for a second year. Address any questions you have to BBRfellowships@carnegiescience.edu. The Carnegie Institution is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.
About Non-profit scientific research organization
Carnegie Science, Washington, D.C., is a non-profit scientific research organization home to an interdisciplinary team of astronomers, cosmochemists, data scientists, geodynamicists, experimental petrologists, geobiologists, geophysicists, mineral physicists, planetary scientists, solid-Earth geochemists, and volcanologists.