Institute for Geophysics, Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin

UTIG is hiring!

* Shell Chair in Geophysics
* Postdoctoral Fellow

UTIG Research Scientist Aboard IODP Expedition 352

UTIG Sponsors Science Olympiad Events

Teachers Arrive for NSF "DIG Texas" Instructional Blueprint Project

2010 Chilean Earthquake Causes Icequakes in Antarctica

Spotlights

UTIG Is Hiring!

UTIG is seeking applicants for a position as a senior research scientist who would serve as the Shell Chair in Geophysics. UTIG is also seeking applicants for the Richard T. Buffler Post-Doctoral Fellowship.

2010 Chilean Earthquake Causes Icequakes in Antarctica

UTIG Research Associate, Jake Walter, contributed to a published study examining the connection between the 8.8-magnitude earthquake in Chile in 2010 and micro-earthquakes in Antarctica, also known as 'icequakes.' Read more.

UTIG Research Scientist Aboard IODP Expedition 352

UTIG research scientist, Gail Christeson, is sailing on IODP Expedition 352. The expedition is focused on drilling the Izu-Bonin-Mariana forearc. Find out more about the expedition.

Teachers Arrive for NSF "DIG Texas" Instructional Blueprint Project

UTIG recently welcomed three minority-serving public school district science teachers as "education interns" to participate in the DIG Texas (Diversity and Innovation for Geosciences in Texas) Instructional Blueprint project. Read more.

UTIG Sponsors Science Olympiad Events

UTIG became a Silver Sponsor this year for the Science Olympiad, an annual national competition built upon science-themed challenges for middle school and high school students. Read more.