Secteur d'activité : Recherche et enseignement
Employeur : Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Contact : Philippe Claeys (firstname.lastname@example.org) by e-mail or skype;
Localisation : Brussel
In April 2016, IODP-ICDP drilled a core down to 1335 m in the 200 km in size Chicxulub crater, offshore Yucatan (see http://www.eso.ecord.org/expeditions/364/364.php).
In the Fall 2016, the recovered material was described and sampled at the IODP Bremen core repository. Samples from the KT boundary interval, impactites, and uplifted granitic basement are available at the VUB. Building on more than 25 years at the forefront of KT research, the proposed doctoral theses are ﬁnanced by different projects focusing on the study of the material recovered by the IODP-ICDP drilling. The goals are to
All new ideas are welcome, so are interaction with other AMGC members working on similar topics.
The PhD funding is for a duration of max. 4 years. Starting dates are ﬂexible, preferentially Spring - Summer 2017. Applications will remain open until all positions are ﬁlled. Enthusiastic and motivated scientists are encouraged to apply. The PhD salary makes it possible to live comfortably in Brussels and includes beneﬁts (transport, medical etc.).
WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
Candidates with a master degree in Geology, Earth Sciences or related ﬁeld with a combination of the following:
We propose a great working environment, access to a large variety of analytical techniques, SEM/EDX/WDX, µXRF, FTIR, IRMS, HR-ICP-MS, MC-ICP-MS, etc.
HOW TO APPLY :
Send your CV with a cover letter and the names of three references (all in PDF) to Philippe Claeys, email@example.com