Job Opening

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO), Columbia University

Posted: 09/10/2019

Open Until: 11/11/2019

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Please find the following posting for a Postdoctoral Fellowship
available at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia
University.  Please advise if any further details or information is
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****Postdoctoral Fellowships in the Earth and Environmental Sciences****

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites
applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in the fields of Earth and
Environmental Sciences. Candidates should have recently completed their
Ph.D. or should expect to complete their degree requirements by
September 2020.

Researchers at the Observatory work to understand the dynamics of the
Earth’s chemical, physical, and biological systems, from the core to the
upper atmosphere, including Earth’s interactions with human society. Our
scientists lead research in the fields of solid Earth dynamics; ocean,
atmospheric, and climate systems; cryospheric dynamics; paleoclimate;
and biogeoscience.

The principal selection criteria for Fellows are scientific excellence
and a clearly expressed plan to investigate problems at the forefront of
Earth science. Applications from all related fields are welcomed.

Fellowships are supported institutionally for 24 months, include a
$7,500 research allowance, and carry an annual salary of $67,000.
Successful candidates will be encouraged to apply for external funding
and may be eligible for further internal awards and positions. Lamont is
especially interested in qualified candidates whose record of
achievement will contribute to the diversity of the Observatory’s
scientific personnel.

The deadline for applications is November 11, 2019.

For more information, and to apply for the fellowship, please


The Office of the Director, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia
University, Palisades, NY 10964
Tel: 845-365-8546 • Fax: 845-365-8162 • Email:


Aileen Goldberg
Recruitment Specialist
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Palisades, New York
845-365-8357 |

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