Post-doctoral Scientist

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Location: Indiana, PENNSYLVANIA

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Title Post-doctoral Scientist
Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Position Summary

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Indiana University invites applicants for a post‐doctoral research position under the supervision of Dr. Brian Yanites and Dr. Douglas Edmonds. The successful candidate will be involved in a large, multidisciplinary Indiana University funded project called Prepared for Environmental Change ( The successful candidate will be expected to investigate how hillslope geomorphology and processes are changing in response to different environmental forcings.

Basic Qualifications

A Ph.D. by time of appointment in geology (or earth science equivalent), geography, or engineering is required.

Department Contact for Questions

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to: Brian Yanites ( or Douglas Edmonds ( ), Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, 1001 E. Tenth Street, Bloomington, IN 47405.

Additional Qualifications

Experience or training in one or more of the following will be considered positively: unmanned aerial vehicles, lidar acquisition (aerial or ground) and processing, machine learning, field instrumentation, and numerical modeling.

Salary and Rank 45,000 - 50,000
Special Instructions

For full consideration, we request a cover letter, statement of research, vita, and contact information for three referees.

For Best Consideration Date 03/01/2020
Expected Start Date 07/01/2020
OAA # 21910-13

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