Faculty Positions in Earth Sciences


Positions at all levels are open in the areas of geophysics, hydrology/water resources, mineralogy/petrology, remote sensing and GIS, geodynamics, geodesy, basin-analysis and petroleum geology, stratigraphy & paleontology. Outstanding candidates in all areas of Earth Sciences are also welcome to apply. The department is particularly keen on developing industry collaboration and solution oriented applied research in Earth Sciences. Further details of the department and facilities are available at http://www.iitk.ac.in/es.

Should you require any further information in this regards please feel free to contact: Professor Javed N. Malik, Head, Earth Sciences; email: heades@iitk.ac.in; javed@iitk.ac.in

Short write-up about the Earth Sciences Department

The Department of Earth Sciences at IIT Kanpur is committed to all fields of geosciences, with an aim to produce trained manpower for contributing towards sustainable development and to shoulder the responsibility to serve the nation and society. We have a dynamic group of people with expertise in Exploration Geophysics, Active Tectonics and Structural Geology, Sedimentology, River Science and Climatology, Geochemistry, Paleoseismology, Paleo-tsunami and Natural Hazards. We are equipped with modern state-of-art laboratories to undertake high quality research dealing with a wide range of interdisciplinary research in Earth Sciences (http://www.iitk.ac.in/es/). Presently, we are running BS-MS in Earth Science, M. Tech in Geological Technology and Ph. D programs.

Please apply online at https://www.iitk.ac.in/dofa/rolling-advertisement

posted: 20 April 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.