Glenadore and Howard L. Pim Postdoctoral Fellowship in Global Change

first_imgThe department’s primary goals are research and the training ofscholars who will contribute to the future of these disciplines.The programs emphasize basic principles and concepts rather thanapplied aspects.We seek an outstanding individual with a recent Ph.D. who ispursuing interdisciplinary research in Global Change. Candidateswhose research spans the natural sciences, social sciences, healthsciences and/or public policy aspects of global change arepreferred. Areas of interest include but are not limited to (1)fundamental processes driving global change; (2) the impact ofglobal change on air quality, water resources, ecosystems andecological processes, and/or human health; (3) adaptation ofsocietal and natural systems to the effects of global change; (4)energy resources; and (5) analysis of economic, sociological,public health, and policy implications of global change. Specialconsideration will be given to candidates who will collaborate withfaculty from other Hopkins departments. Information on ourdepartment can be found at . Applicantsshould contact faculty with whom they are interested inworking.Consideration of applications will begin March 31, 2019.Applications can only be submitted electronically throughInterfolio. To apply, access this link forward your curriculum vitae (with your email address), namesand emails of three or more references, and a brief researchplan.The Johns Hopkins University is committed to equal opportunity forits faculty, staff, and students. To that end, the university doesnot discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, marital status,pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age,disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity orexpression, veteran status or other legally protectedcharacteristic. The university is committed to providing qualifiedindividuals access to all academic and employment programs,benefits and activities on the basis of demonstrated ability,performance and merit without regard to personal factors that areirrelevant to the program involved.The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to apre-employment background check.If you are interested in applying for employment with The JohnsHopkins University and require special assistance or accommodationduring any part of the pre-employment process, please contact theHR Business Services Office at [email protected] For TTYusers, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.The following additional provisions may apply depending on whichcampus you will work. 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Anyvaccinations required for these diseases will be given at no costin our Occupational Health office.Equal Opportunity EmployerNote: Job Postings are updated daily and remain online untilfilled.EEO is the LawLearn more: legal information Geology, the science of the solid EarthGeochemistry, devoted to understanding the chemistry of thesolid Earth and natural watersGeophysics, concerned with a quantitative description ofphysical processes in the Earth and planetary sciencesOceanography, the study of ocean currents, biogeochemistry, andthe ocean’s role in climateAtmospheric sciences, particularly the dynamics of atmosphericcirculation both on Earth and other outer planets and theirsatellitesEcology and paleoecology, the study of the relationshipsbetween organisms and their environment today and in the geologicpast. The Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at Johns HopkinsUniversity invites applications for the Glenadore and Howard L. PimPostdoctoral Fellowship in Global Change.The duration of the fellowship is one year with an anticipatedextension for a second year. The position carries a competitivesalary and fringe benefits, includes an annual stipend for traveland research expenses, and provides eligibility to participate inJohns Hopkins University health plans.The Morton K. Blaustein Department of Earth and Planetary Sciencesat Johns Hopkins University offers programs of study and researchin the basic Earth sciences, particularly:last_img read more