Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Fellow in Advanced Curation, University of Alberta

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, located in Edmonton, Canada, invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in the study of advanced curation methods for planetary materials (astromaterials), with a focus on samples to be returned from Mars.

Applicants should have a recent (within 5 years) Ph.D. in the general area of planetary materials research (petrology and/or geochemistry). Experience with planetary materials, especially involving the analysis of organic matter, DNA extraction and sequencing, and/or experience in museum collections management or conservation, would be considered an asset.

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