Applications are solicited for graduate students and a postdoctoral fellow to join the newly formed UT Austin Planetary Surface Processes Group, headed by Dr. Tim Goudge, in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin. Graduate student applications will be considered for Fall of 2019, while the start date of the postdoctoral fellow could be as early as January 2019.
The area of focus for graduate student projects is open within the broad field of planetary surface processes, and will be selected based on research topics of mutual interest. Prospective students can find out more here: http://www.timgoudge.com/Files/Goudge_Student_Ad_2018.pdf.
The two year postdoctoral fellow position will involve research on the incision of paleolake outlet canyons on Mars. Prospective applicants can find out more here: http://www.timgoudge.com/Files/Goudge_Postdoc_Ad_2018.pdf.
Dr. Goudge is strongly committed to building an inclusive research group with diverse perspectives and backgrounds. Applicants from historically underrepresented groups in STEM fields, with non-traditional backgrounds, and/or with a demonstrated interest in efforts to improve inclusion and diversity in STEM are especially encouraged to apply.
Prospective applicants with questions about these opportunities can contact Dr. Goudge at [email protected].