Postdoctoral Fellowship, UT Austin Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
UT Austin, Texas, United States
Apply before: 12 January 2024

The University of Texas at Austin’s Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences invites applications for its Excellence in Earth & Planetary Sciences Postdoctoral Fellows program. We are seeking individuals interested in conducting independent research in any field within the Earth and Planetary Sciences that aligns with or expands upon our existing research initiatives. Collaboration and mentorship are vital aspects of this position, and applicants must identify potential mentors and research groups within the Department with whom they intend to work. We strongly encourage applicants to connect with these researchers prior to application to explore potential collaborative areas. As part of our commitment to fostering a positive Earth and Planetary Science community, we are especially interested in candidates who are dedicated to improving their professional environment beyond their research.

The appointment is for two years, contingent upon available funding and performance. Salary is $70,000 per year, plus benefits and includes discretionary funds of $5,000 per year, as well as one-time relocation expenses of up to $3,000. Review of applications will begin January 12, 2024. More information, including submission details, can be found in the attached ad or at the following link:

Of interest for:
  • Terrestrial Working Group
  • Coastal Working Group
  • Hydrology Focus Research Group