Postdoctoral Opportunity in the Global Modelling of the Oxygen Cycle, Syddansk University

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Postdoctoral Opportunity in the Global Modelling of the Oxygen Cycle

Job description:

We have two years of funding to support a postdoctoral researcher interested in modelling the history of atmospheric oxygen evolution. We anticipate an interactive model coupling the evolution of ocean chemistry with the evolution of atmosphere composition using the most up-to-date understanding of the chemical proxy record. While all time periods are of interest, our initial focus will be on the Neoproterozoic-Paleozoic transition. This position is placed at the Nordic Center for Earth Evolution (NordCEE) and is in association with the Danish Institute for Advanced Study (DIAS) under the project From the beginning of time to life supported by the VKR Foundation.
The selected candidate will have demonstrated exceptional scientific qualities and, as part of DIAS, should be willing to communicate their research at public lectures and to take active part in DIAS�s highly interdisciplinary outreach events.
For further information please contact Professor Don Canfield,
Application, salary, etc.:

The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations).
The application must include the following:
� A curriculum vitae including information on previous employment and teaching experience.
� A full list of publications stating the scientific publications on which the applicant wishes to rely.
� A list of all enclosures
Each enclosure must be marked with the applicant�s name.
To qualify you must have passed a PhD or equivalent. Applications will be assessed by an expert assessor/committee. Applicants will be informed of their assessment by the university.
The University encourages all interested persons to apply, regardless of age, gender, religious affiliation, or ethnic background.
Please send the application, marked "job ID 12322", including enclosures by e-mail (in Adobe PDF format alternatively Word 2003 or newer format) to
Application deadline is 19 September 2012 at 12 o�clock noon.

Employment starts:  1 January, 2013
Closing date 19 September, 2012 at 12 noon
Location: Odense

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