The Geologic Mapping Subcommittee (GEMS) of the Mapping and Planetary Spatial Infrastructure Team (MAPSIT) is seeking a Student Member to join the committee, which advises NASA on issues related to the geological mapping of planetary surfaces. We are seeking either a current Ph.D. graduate student working a geological map for eventual publication by the USGS, or a recent Ph.D. graduate (within one year of degree attainment) working a a geological map.
To apply, we request a CV and answers to these questions:
a) what is your experience in planetary geologic mapping and what role in your graduate research will/does planetary geologic mapping play?
b) are you able to attend the annual meeting of planetary geologic mappers (June) and LPSC in the next 2-3 years?
c) why would you like to serve on GEMS?
Please send your application to the GEMS Chair, Dr. David A. Williams at David.Williams@asu.edu by September 30, 2016.