Job Opening

PhD opportunities in Singapore (sea-level change, coastal hazards, subduction earthquake geology)

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Posted: 12/01/2017

Open Until: 01/31/2018

Fully-funded PhD opportunities are available in the Asian School of the Environment <http://ase.ntu.edu.sg/ and the Earth Observatory of Singapore <http://earthobservatory.sg/, at Nanyang Technological University <http://ntu.edu.sg/, in Singapore.

Our focus is on natural hazards in Southeast Asia, and these PhD opportunities will involve aspects of regional geological research and/or modeling of geological data.

Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):
sea-level change
coastal hazards
earthquake geology and neotectonics (with emphasis on subduction zones of Southeast Asia)

There are two intakes of PhD students annually, in January and in August. The deadline for the submission of applications is 31st January for the August intake, and 31st July for the following January intake.

We strongly encourage those interested to contact potential faculty advisors prior to applying.

For more information on this announcement of opportunity, please contact any of the following:
Professor Ben Horton: bphorton<at>ntu.edu.sg <bphorton<at>ntu.edu.sg>
Associate Professor Adam Switzer: aswitzer<at>ntu.edu.sg <aswitzer<at>ntu.edu.sg>
Dr. Aron Meltzner: meltzner<at>ntu.edu.sg <meltzner<at>ntu.edu.sg>

Ben Horton and Aron Meltzner will be at AGU all week. We would be happy to meet with potential applicants during the meeting.

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For more information:

http://ase.ntu.edu.sg <http://ase.ntu.edu.sg/
http://ase.ntu.edu.sg/programmes/phd

http://earthobservatory.sg <http://earthobservatory.sg/
http://earthobservatory.sg/research-group/sea-level-research-benjamin-horton
http://earthobservatory.sg/research-group/coastal-lab-adam-switzer
http://earthobservatory.sg/project/paleoseismology-and-paleogeodesy-sumatran-subduction-zone
http://earthobservatory.sg/project/constraining-short-%C2%AD-and-long-%C2%ADterm-tectonic-deformation-above-manila-trench-western-luzon
 

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