Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Geosciences

New Jersey, United States
19 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Theoretical & Computational Seismology group in the Department of Geosciences at Princeton University, led by Professor Jeroen Tromp, has an opening for a postdoctoral or more senior researcher. Essential qualifications include a Ph.D. in Geosciences or related field and excellent computational skills. The research will focus on seismic full waveform inversion of controlled-source data to determine shallow heterogeneities and voids. The position is available for one year, with a possibility for renewal contingent upon satisfactory performance and funding.

Applicants should include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a publication list, and contact information for three references and must apply via the Princeton University Academic Hiring website at This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.