International Ocean Discovery Program
Assistant Research Scientist
(IODP Expedition Project Manager/Staff Scientist)
Join our department and be a leader as an Assistant Research Scientist (IODP Title: Expedition Project Manager/Staff Scientist) with the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) at Texas A&M University. The JOIDES Resolution Science Operator (JRSO) manages and operates the scientific drillship, JOIDES Resolution, on behalf of the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP). IODP is an international research collaboration that coordinates seagoing expeditions to study the history of the Earth recorded in sediments and rocks beneath the ocean floor. JRSO is committed to exceeding the expectations of the scientific ocean drilling community by maximizing the science the JOIDES Resolution delivers.
Texas A&M University is a prestigious university with strong traditions and a community of caring and collaboration. We are committed to enriching the learning environment for our students, and the working atmosphere for all our employees. We promote a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values. Amenities associated with a major university, state-of-the-art recreation facilities, the Bush Library and Museum, and much more await you. In addition, you have access to many benefits and perks, such as:
Salary will be commensurate with experience, this is a full-time position, and contingent upon continuing availability of funds for IODP. If you are interested in this incredible opportunity you may access the TAMU job website/process at https://jobs.tamu.edu/ and apply online with reference to Posting Number R-048466, attach a cover letter and curriculum vita, list of published papers, and statement of research interests.
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