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Available research positions relevant to the Seismology division are displayed below. You may also use the EGU-wide job portal if you are interested into more interdisciplinary job offers. Please note that the EGU is not responsible for the content of job advertisements posted on the EGU website.

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  1. Director - Pacific Northwest Seismic Network

    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    The University of Washington (UW) seeks an energetic and visionary leader to become Director of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network (PNSN). The tenured faculty position within the Department of Earth & Space Sciences is expected to be at the rank of associate or full professor. The Director will advance the … Read more ]

  2. Postdoctoral Position in Seismology

    University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Application Deadline: 02 October 2017

    The University of Vienna (15 faculties, 4 centres, about 174 fields of study, approx. 9.500 members of staff, more than 94.000 students) seeks to fill the position from 01.11.2017 of a University Assistant (post doc) at the Department of Meteorology and Geophysics to 17.03.2018. Reference number: 7941 The section of … Read more ]

  3. Postdoctoral research position in computational seismology

    Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Application Deadline: 02 October 2017

    Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in computational/numerical seismology for one year. A one year extension is possible depending on how the research project progresses. The objective of the project (‘4D Seismic in the South Iceland Seismic Zone: A tool for strong earthquake forecasting’) is to determine whether temporal … Read more ]

  4. Assistant Professor - Applied Geophysics

    University of Toronto, Canada
    Application Deadline: 06 November 2017

    The Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences (CPS) at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the broad area of Applied Geophysics, including paleomagnetism, seismology, geodesy, exploration geophysics, basin analysis, and geodynamic modeling. This appointment will begin on … Read more ]

  5. Project Technical Scientist at CEAT, JAMSTEC

    Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC), Yokohama, Japan
    Application Deadline: 31 October 2017

    The Earthquake and Tsunami Forecasting System Research Group at the Research and Development (R&D) Center for Earthquake and Tsunami (CEAT), Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology(JAMSTEC) is soliciting applications for a Project Technical Scientist to work independently on a research project entitled Compound Disaster Mitigation on the Large Earthquakes … Read more ]

  6. Three Research Scientists - Earthquake Hazards / Test Ban Seismology / Earthquake Seismology

    Natural Resources Canada, Sidney, Ottawa, Canada
    Application Deadline: 29 September 2017

    Natural Resources Canada invites applications for three permanent research seismology positions based in Ottawa, Ontario and Sidney, British Columbia. Details for each of these positions is provided below. Applications should be submitted online via: By September 29, 2017. Note that “Should no qualified applicants be identified among “Persons residing … Read more ]

  7. Postdoctoral fellowship in Geosciences

    Centro de Sismología y Volcanología de Occidente, Universidad de Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    SisVOc invites applications for four postdoctoral research fellowships in the areas of seismology or volcano seismology, magnetotelluric methods, applied geophysics and geodesy (GNSS) to carry on studies at the Jalisco Block region. The candidates will participate actively in the Geophysics graduate program. The position is for one year with option … Read more ]

  8. Postdoctoral research position in seismology, Yonsei University

    Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    The seismology and geophysics group of Yonsei University, South Korea invites applications for one or two postdoctoral research positions in the field of seismology. We welcome candidates from any fields of seismology including but not limited to volcano seismology, regional wave propagation, seismic source studies, seismic anisotropy, seismic attenuation, seismic … Read more ]

  9. Consultant Geophysicist

    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    Responsibilities:- * To review periodic instrument tests (daily and monthly), to ensure that the recording system is functioning to the manufacturer’s specifications. * To monitor geophone and cable tests to ensure that they meet contractual standards and that a rotational schedule of maintenance is being observed. * To ensure that … Read more ]