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Faculty positions for Earth and Environmental Sciences

IISER Mohali invites applications for faculty positions in all research areas of Earth and Environmental Sciences in the broadest sense of the term from highly accomplished academics with an outstanding publication track record, PhD and three years of Post Doc experience. Specific research directions include but are not limited to:

Earth Science/Geology:
Geology, Geobiology, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Tectonics and Structural Geology, Petrology, Geomorphology, Astrobiology, Biogeochemistry, Organic Geochemistry, Geomicrobiology, Microbial ecology, Paleomagnetism, Mineralogy, Seismology, Geodynamics, Mineral physics, Petroleum studies.

Environmental Science:
Effluent treatment, Waterborne pollutants, Hydrology, Sewage and landfill treatment, Microbial remediation of pollutants, Forest ecology, Himalayan ecology, Plant ecosystems, Biogeochemistry, Air pollution and emission modeling, Chemistry-Climate modeling, Satellite remote sensing, Chemical meteorology, Meteorology and Micrometeorology, Atmospheric Composition and Climate Change, Cloud chemistry and physics, Chemical kinetics of atmospheric processes.

Social and Economic implication of Earth and Environmental Sciences:
Economic geology and natural resource management, Environmental pollution risk assessment, Natural disaster risk assessment, Disaster prevention, Disaster management, Climate change risk assessment and vulnerability, Climate change mitigation

We are looking for researchers who have made outstanding contributions in their areas of expertise. Please send a cover letter outlining your research and teaching interests, CV, research plan, offprints of two published manuscripts and the names and contact information of three references to deanfaculty@iisermohali.ac.in mentioning “Earth and Environmental Science faculty application” in the subject line. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to make a presentation at the institute. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. The emphasis at IISER Mohali is on both interdisciplinary scholarship and integration of teaching and research.

IISER Mohali campus is located near the planned city of Chandigarh that offers a high quality of life and immense opportunities for initiating world class research with attractive start up funds. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work within and contribute towards the establishment of a premier science institute.

For further details contact
The Dean (Faculty)
IISER Mohali, Knowledge city
Sector 81, SAS nagar
Manauli PO 140306 India
Telefax +91 172 2240266
Email: deanfaculty@iisermohali.ac.in

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