[unav_all] Postdoctoral Position at Georgia Tech

Kurt Frankel kurt.frankel at eas.gatech.edu
Wed Oct 17 17:01:19 MDT 2007

         A postdoctoral research position is available in active tectonics,
geomorphology, and/or cosmogenic nuclide geochronology in the School of Earth
and Atmospheric Sciences at the Georgia Institute of Technology.  Potential
research areas include, but are not limited to, the following: constancy of
seismic strain accumulation and release rates along major plate boundaries and
the evolution of plate boundary fault systems, tectonic controls on erosion
rates and drainage basin evolution, rates and styles of knickpoint evolution in
bedrock channels, and rates and processes of alluvial landform evolution.
Candidates will be encouraged to develop independent projects and
collaborations both with scientists at Georgia Tech and elsewhere.  Applicants
with previous research experience in tectonics, structural geology,
geomorphology, geodesy, geochronology, and related fields are particularly
encouraged to apply.
	Excellent resources are available within the School and throughout the
Institute, including a new cosmogenic nuclide geochronology target preparation
laboratory.  For more information about Georgia Tech and the School of Earth
and Atmospheric Sciences, please visit: http://www.gatech.edu,
http://www.eas.gatech.edu, and http://geophysics.eas.gatech.edu.
	Candidates should send an electronic letter of application, curriculum
vitae, statement of research interests, and contact information for three
references to:
Dr. Kurt Frankel
School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Georgia Institute of Technology
311 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0340
kurt.frankel at eas.gatech.edu
(404) 894-4008
Review of applications will begin November 15th, 2007 and continue until the
position is filled.  The position is initially available for one year with the
possibility of extension for one additional year.  Georgia Tech is a unit of
the University System of Georgia and is an equal education/employment
opportunity institution.  Applications from women and minorities are strongly

Kurt L. Frankel
Assistant Professor
School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Georgia Institute of Technology
311 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0340

phone: (404) 894-4008
fax: (404) 894-5638
e-mail: kurt.frankel at eas.gatech.edu
web: http://shadow.eas.gatech.edu/~kfrankel

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