University Of California, Santa Cruz Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Assistant Professor in Planetary Sciences

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a position in planetary sciences, at the Assistant Professor (tenure-track) level.

Applicants’ research should focus primarily on processes and bodies in this solar system (other than Earth). We have a preference for candidates concentrating on research areas that include, but are not restricted to: planetary atmospheres; planetary surface processes; cosmochemistry; impact processes; and orbital dynamics. We also welcome qualified applicants whose technical expertise will build upon or complement our existing strength in areas such as planetary interiors and fluid dynamics.

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Refer to Position #JPF00057-14 in all correspondence.

CLOSING DATE: October 21, 2013.

UCSC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, committed to excellence through diversity.