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Posted: July, 2021 | Location: UT main campus, Pickle Research Campus
Seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to conduct foraminiferal analysis of K-Pg boundary samples from Tunisia, Spain, and Texas, and undertake statistical analysis of planktic foraminiferal populations globally in the early Paleocene.
- Conduct planktic foraminiferal population studies of K-Pg boundary sites in Tunisia, Spain, and Texas (field work optional).
- Compile database of new and existing planktic foraminifer population data for early Danian sites across the world and conduct statistical analysis of geographic and temporal trends.
- Actively participate in micropaleo group meetings, laboratory training, the UTIG postdoctoral mentoring program, and other UTIG, Jackson School, and University-wide career development and training opportunities.
PhD in a relevant field must have been received within the past 3 years. Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to perform independent research as well as collaborate effectively
$60,000 + depending on qualifications
How to Apply
- 3 work references with their contact information; at least one reference should be from a supervisor
- Letter of interest
For more information about eligibility and how to apply, visit this posting on the university’s Staff Job website (post ref: R_00014246)
Note: Current university employees must apply here: R_00014246 (requires UT EID)
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