Post-doctoral Fellows - Geophysics

Job Description: The Earth Sciences department in Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), is seeking to hire two highly qualified post-doctoral fellows to map deep basement and sedimentary structures of the UAE and surrounding regions by integration and joint inversion of gravity, magnetic and 3D seismic data.

Starting date: 1st July 2019.

Duration: 3 years (fixed term) until 30th June 2022.

Qualification: Minimum Ph.D. in geophysics or closely related field.

Experience: The candidates must have expertise in gravity, magnetic and/or seismic modelling and inversion. A good research publication track record is required.

To apply: Please submit your application by 31st May 2019 using Khalifa University's career site ( Use IRC38229 as position name/keywords.

All applications must include (i) a cover letter expressing interest in the position, (ii) a current curriculum vitae, and (iii) the names and e-mail addresses of three references.

Consideration of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Enquiries about the posts should be addressed to Professor Mohammed Ali at

posted: 24 April 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.