Job Opening

Faculty Position in Experimental Earth Science

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University

Posted: 12/01/2017

Open Until: 12/18/2017

Faculty Position in Experimental Earth Science
in the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences
and the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Columbia 
University seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor 
position with expertise in experimental laboratory approaches to 
understanding Earth materials and processes. We are open to a broad set 
of research topics relating to the application of chemical 
thermodynamics and reaction kinetics over a wide range of conditions, 
from the Earth's surface to its interior. The ideal candidate will 
conduct research that complements existing and strategic priorities of 
the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lamont Doherty Earth 
Observatory, and Columbia University, including but not exclusive to: 
carbon capture and storage and other climate solutions, magmatic and 
volcanic processes, hydrothermal systems, marine and environmental 
geochemistry, fluid-rock interaction, climate-life-solid-earth 
interactions, and natural resources.

The successful applicant is expected to develop a high-impact research 
program at LDEO, Palisades, NY, and demonstrate potential for strong 
teaching abilities at undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants 
should submit a cover letter, CV, statements of teaching and of research 
interests, and names of at least 3 references using our online site:
Review of applications will commence on December 18, 2017 and continue 
until the position is filled.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, 
dedicated to the goal of teaching and working in a diverse environment. 
We strongly encourage applications from women and underrepresented 

Terry Plank, Professor,
Dept of Earth and Envir. Sci., Columbia University
Mailing Address: Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory
PO Box 1000, 61 Rte 9W, Palisades, NY 10964
tplank<at> * 845-365-8410 (phone) * 845-365-8155 (FAX)


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