Lower Hutt, New Zealand
GNS Science, Te Pu Ao, is a Crown Research Institute. Our core purpose is to understand earth systems and physics-based technologies and to transform this knowledge into economic and social benefits for New Zealand.
GNS Science is New Zealand's primary Institute for research on understanding earthquake hazards and reducing earthquake risks and is recognised internationally in these areas.
We are seeking a talented and motivated seismologist for a permanent, fulltime position in our Avalon, Lower Hutt office. The scientist will contribute to high-priority work in the Seismology - Source to Surface Team including the Rapid Characterisation of Earthquakes and Tsunamis programme and our National Science Challenge Earthquake & Tsunami Theme. They will provide ground motion modelling and computational seismology capability, from underpinning science to application for the benefit of New Zealand.
Specific topics will be dependent on the successful candidate and could include:
The ideal candidate will have the following:
This is an opportunity to be part of a great team at GNS Science.
New Zealand's borders are currently closed to all but New Zealand citizens and permanent residents. International candidates will still be considered however, they might be required to work remotely as a contractor from overseas until New Zealand's borders reopen.
Want to know more?For further information about this position and to apply online please visit and follow the online process - https://careers.sciencenewzealand.org/jobdetails/ajid/hXXh9/Seismologist,43557.html.
Applications close: 11 July 2021