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Job advertisement Postdoctoral Scholar in Astrobiology

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Postdoctoral Scholar in Astrobiology

Position
Postdoctoral Scholar in Astrobiology

Employer

Queensland University of Technology

Homepage: http://qut.edu.au


Location
Brisbane, Australia

Sector
Academic

Relevant divisions
Geochemistry, Mineralogy, Petrology & Volcanology (GMPV)
Planetary and Solar System Sciences (PS)
Stratigraphy, Sedimentology and Palaeontology (SSP)

Type
Full time

Level
Entry level

Salary
Open

Required education
PhD

Application deadline
Open until the position is filled

Posted
2 November 2022

Job description

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship the Queensland University of Technology, Australia.
Applicants will have qualifications in Geoscience, Planetary Science, Astrobiology and/or the development of fieldable geochemistry sensors.
The project is embedded within a larger NASA and Australian Research Council program focusing on the exploration of ancient environments on Mars with current NASA missions. Successful applicants will be invited to contribute to this broader research program, which will be conducted with collaborative networks throughout Australia, the USA and Europe.

Competitive applicants will have a strong publication record and experience working in relevant research groups.


How to apply

Interested applicants are invited to send their CV and a short cover letter to Prof David Flannery (david.flannery@qut.edu.au), Planetary Surface Exploration Group, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Queensland University of Technology.