Skip to main content

Job Opportunities

in this section

Wold Family Professor in Environmental Balance for Human Sustainability

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Cornell University is searching for a visionary Earth scientist to be the next Wold Family Professor in Environmental Balance for Human Sustainability. All materials must be submitted online. For job description or to apply, go to:  https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11291. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with review beginning on July 15, 2018.

Researcher for Seismic Reflection Surveys

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Cornell University seeks a highly qualified and motivated  research scientist to image subsurface stratigraphy and structure in the upper crust near the Cornell campus using seismic reflection profiles collected with nodal instrumentation and a vibroseis source. The position is for one year and is renewable, contingent on funding and performance. The candidate will be part of an inter-disciplinary research project (supervised by Prof. Larry Brown) to evaluate the potential use of enhanced geothermal systems in the northeastern United States. The candidate should have skills and experience in quantitative data analysis including processing of on land seismic data. A valid driver’s license and a willingness to participate in fieldwork are required. Applicants should have at least a Bachelors degree in geophysics (or related field), and those with M.S. and Ph.D. degrees are encouraged to apply.  Salary and title will be commensurate with experience. Applications will be reviewed beginning July 1, 2018 and the position will remain open until filled. The desired start date is negotiable but a start date before Sept. 1st, 2018 is preferred. Please send a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and the names of at least three professional references to ldb7@cornell.edu

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University’s heritage. We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.