Job Opening

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Geophysics

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Posted: 01/26/2018

Open Until: 04/01/2018

The Geophysics Group at Los Alamos National Laboratory has an immediate 
opening for a Postdoctoral Research Associate with strong geophysics, 
machine learning and computational science skills. The successful 
candidate will develop novel computational techniques based on machine 
learning methods, and apply them to geophysical dataset for subsurface 
characterization and monitoring. The term of the appointment is two 
years, with a possible extension to a third year depending on the 
performance and funding availability.

Job Requirements:
* A Ph.D. in Geophysics, Applied Mathematics, Computational Sciences, 
Computer Sciences, or a related field, obtained within the past 5 years 
or soon to be obtained.
* Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a team, 
with good communication skills.
* Proficiency in one or more programming languages

To apply for this position, go through LANL’s online application system 

Please also send a cover letter detailing qualifications and research 
interests, a CV, and names of three references to Ting Chen 
(tchen<at> and Youzuo Lin (ylin<at>

General information related to the Postdoc Program can be found at


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