Blaustein Postdoctoral Scholar in Planetary Sciences

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The Johns Hopkins University invites applications for the Morton K. Blaustein Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences.

We seek outstanding individuals with a recent Ph.D. in any area of Earth and Planetary sciences. Candidates with research interests in the areas of planetary geology and geophysics, with a focus on terrestrial planets, icy satellites, or Earth analogs, are particularly encouraged to apply. Information on our department and its research activities can be found at Applicants should contact faculty with whom they are interested in working.

The duration of the fellowship is one year with an anticipated extension for a second year. The position carries a competitive salary and fringe benefits, includes an annual stipend for travel and research expenses, and provides eligibility to participate in the Johns Hopkins University health plans.

Consideration of applications will begin March 1, 2016. Applications can only be submitted electronically at To apply, please submit your curriculum vitae (with your email address), names and emails of three or more references, and a brief research statement.

Johns Hopkins University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.