Starting January 1st, 2017 or earliest thereafter. Job Description / tasks: Iron is an essential micronutrient and commonly regarded as the key-limiting factor for biological productivity in many ocean regions. Depending on environmental conditions (e.g., bottom water oxygen concentration and pH), continental margin sediment can represent a source or a sink for bioavailable iron to the ocean.
The Department of Marine Sciences at the University of Connecticut, Avery Point, is seeking a postdoctoral scholar beginning January 2017 or later to study nitrogen isotope fractionation in cultures of marine microbes. The candidate will work with Dr. Julie Granger to query nitrogen isotopic fractionation at the organism and enzyme level. Specific research projects are open for discussion. Inquiries for this position should be directed to Dr.
The Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science (EOAS) at the Florida State University (FSU) announces a search for a tenure track Assistant Professor in coastal/land-sea processes, specifically Geomorphology and/or Coastal Physical Oceanography. The successful applicant will be expected to develop an internationally visible research program, mentor students and postdocs and teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels.