IGGCAS International Postdoctoral Fellowship Initiative

The Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences announces the 2019 competition for the International Postdoctoral Fellowship Initiative. We welcome none-Chinese applicants with research interests in any subjects of hard -rock geology, though priority will be given to candidates working on geochemistry and economic geology.

The Postdoctoral Fellowship is awarded for two years, providing a stipend (¥250000/yr) plus limited expenses for relocation. Applicants should contact Prof. Yang Li (geoliy@mail.iggcas.ac.cn), the faculty sponsor, to identify potential research projects, and then submit a short (2-3 page) statement of research interests and proposed research, a curriculum vitae, and list of publications. Applicants should also arrange for two reference letters, one external and one endorsement letter from the faculty sponsor who will provides additional research funding. Applications received by January 25, 2019 will be given full consideration, and decisions will be announced around April, 2019 . Successful candidates are expected to begin the program at IGG in 2019, and the exact time is negotiable.

The selected candidate will have access to two CAMECA 1280 ion probe and several LA-(MC)-ICPMS. Other analytical facilities including TIMS, EPMA and SEM are also available on site.

Additionally, the successful candidate will be eligible to apply funding from NSFC as PI.

posted: 09 January 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.