Lecturer in Geodynamics and Hazards




Salary: 33,797 - 40,322 per annum (Grade 6)
Vacancy Number: 9101BR

The School of Earth and Ocean Sciences at Cardiff University is a dynamic and successful multi-disciplinary centre devoted to research in the disciplines of Earth and Ocean Sciences.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Geodynamics and Hazards. We invite applications from exceptional geophysicists who investigate solid earth processes with geophysical data and simulation methods. Areas of technical expertise could include, but are not restricted to, seismology, landscape evolution, geo-hazards and numerical modelling. We are seeking candidates who complement our current research programme and who are able to integrate across existing areas of expertise. Current areas of research interest in the school at large include solid Earth dynamics, tectonics and structural geology, natural resource exploration, palaeoclimate and climate systems, Earth surface processes and geologic hazards.

You will join our lively and dynamic School which is internationally recognised for its research and teaching. You will have an excellent academic research record, including quality peer-reviewed publications and the proven ability to secure external funding to support your research and ensure its impact beyond academia. A strong commitment to teaching, including practical classes and fieldwork, at all levels is also essential. Applicants should hold a PhD in a relevant subject area.

This is a full-time post (35 hours per week). The post is available immediately and is open-ended.

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Ian Hall, Head of School, email: Hall@cardiff.ac.uk

For further details about working in Cardiff University please contact Briony FitzGerald, email: FitzgeraldB1@cardiff.ac.uk

More information on the School of Earth and Ocean Sciences can be found at: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/earth-ocean-sciences

To apply, please visit our website: www.cardiff.ac.uk/jobs

Closing date: Monday, 28 October 2019.

Important Notes:

Applications can only be accepted via the online system.

Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.

Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements.

posted: 01 October 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.