Graduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships in Exploration

Invitations are now being accepted for Undergraduate Student, Graduate Student (MSc and PhD) and Postdoctoral Fellowships in Exploration. These positions are funded through a 6-year NSERC CREATE project entitled “Technologies and Techniques for Earth and Space Exploration”, led by the Centre for Planetary Science and Exploration at The University of Western Ontario, Canada. Collaborating institutions are the University of British Columbia, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Queen’s University, University of Toronto, and York University. Positions may be tenable at any of these 6 universities.

This program provides interdisciplinary training and opportunities in 4 key areas of research:

1) Earth and Planetary Materials Research
2) Mechatronic Tools
3) Imaging and Analysis Instrumentation
4) Exploration Surface Systems

Fellows will benefit from participation in cutting-edge short courses, research, and internships with industry and government.A full description of this program and details in the application process can be found at:

Applications are due by January 17, 2012 via email to [email protected].