PhD project 2019‐2022: call for candidates, Biogéosciences Lab, Dijon, France

PROJECT TITLE: INTEGRATED STUDY OF A MAJOR BIOLOGICAL CRISIS: HOW TO CHARACTERIZE PALEOENVIRONMENTAL FLUCTUATIONS DURING THE SMITHIAN‐SPATHIAN TRANSITION (EARLY TRIASSIC)?

Research Unit: Biogéosciences, UMR 6282

Location: Université de Bourgogne, 6 Bd. Gabriel, 21000 DIJON

Supervisors: Arnaud Brayard & Emmanuel Fara

Scientific contact: arnaud.brayard@u‐bourgogne.fr (+33 (0)380 39 36 95)

Job profile:

Given the multidisciplinary nature of the project, the candidate will carry out integrated analyses in the fields of paleontology, sedimentology and geochemistry. The candidate will compare various data and specimens collected from the western USA Basin. A good knowledge of methods used in paleoenvironmental reconstructions and/or imagery techniques and/or geochemistry is necessary. Candidates should have a Master Degree with honours by the end of June 2019 and some research experience in paleontology, sedimentology and geochemistry. The main objectives of the project may be secondarily adapted to the background and skills of the successful candidate.

Application deadline April 30, 2019

More information can be found here.

 

 

 

Lecturer at the Institute of Earth Sciences, University Graz

 

The Institute of Earth Sciences is looking for a Lecturer

(40 hours a week; fixed-term employment until 6 years; position to be filled as of September 2nd 2019 )

Your duties

  • Independent conducting of lectures and examinations in German and English language within the Bachelor and Master programmes in Geosciences and the teacher training in biology and environment (12 weekly hours per semester)
  • Supervision of Bachelor's and Master's theses in palaeontology and stratigraphy
  • Contribution to research projects
  • Organisational and administrative tasks related to teaching

Your profile

  • Completed doctorate in palaeontology and stratigraphy or equivalent
  • Didactic competence for the conducting of courses
  • Commitment and independent way of working
  • Very good command of German and English

Our offer: Classification in the salary scheme of the Universitäten-KV (University Collective Agreement): B1

Application Deadline: April 24th 2019

More information can be found here.

 

 

 

 

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