PhD position in Geophysics


Open Until: 2017-08-05

We are looking for potential candidates for a PhD position in Geophysics at University of Roma Tre, Italy.

Your duties:

  • Analyze and interpret seismic data,
  • build an improved seismic model of the upper mantle below the Tyrrhenian Sea,
  • draw inferences on cergurrent thermo-chemical structure and geodynamical evolution of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

The research proposal is part of an ongoing co-operation with the University of Twente, Holland (Lithosphere of Sardinia, LISARD project) that allowed to acquire a vast amount of valuable seismic data composed by more than one year-long records from an array of 10 broadband stations and also involves collaboration with UPMC Paris.

Applicants must hold a Master degree or equivalent in Earth Sciences or Geophysics. We are looking for candidates motivated to pursue an interdisciplinary project. Candidates with experience in processing seismic and other geophysical data will be preferred. The position is for 3 years and will be fully funded by the University of Roma Tre. :

If you are interested to apply, please send

  • a brief account your research interests and motivation for applying for the position.
  • your CV

to Professor Fabio Cammarano, Department of Science, Earth Science Section, University of Roma Tre; email: fabio.cammarano@uniroma3.it , Telephone +39 57 33 80 19, Mobile phone: +39 3669308100 webpage: http://host.uniroma3.it/docenti/cammarano/index.html

Detailed information about the position and for the procedure to apply can be also obtained from Professor Cammarano. Application form will be available from the official site: http://www.scienze.uniroma3.it/phd/3.

published: 10 July 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.