Assistant Professorship in Sedimentology
Post Status: 5-year contract with a view to permanency, (full-time)
The successful candidate will be expected to take up post on 1st of September 2017 or as soon thereafter as possible.
This Assistant Professor appointment will be in the broad field of Carbonate Sedimentology. The appointee will contribute to undergraduate teaching, research and student supervision in the School. The successful candidate will develop an active externally funded programme of research linked to Earth and Environment - an interdisciplinary research theme in the School. The Discipline of Geology at Trinity College Dublin is committed to education that emphasises the importance of field-based investigation and observational skills. The successful candidate will demonstrate their experience in both teaching and conducting field-based sedimentology, together with laboratory-based microscopic description of sedimentary rocks.
The successful candidate's research will provide further opportunities for cross-disciplinary research in the School of Natural Sciences within its four cross-disciplinary research themes: Ecology and Evolution; Earth and Environmental Science; Society, Space and Environment; and Molecular and Comparative Physiology. The sedimentologist will also be expected to engage with researchers in other Schools in Trinity College Dublin, and to link with the Irish Centre for Research in Applied Geosciences (iCRAG).
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