Starting at the earliest possible date.
The closing date for applications is 12th August 2015.
Topic: Development and deployment of chemical sensors for pH and pCO2 measurements using fluorescent optode techniques.
Job Description / Duties
Researchers at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) have unlocked a treasure chest of ‘super-algae’ that could provide a previously untapped source of oil.
Using a newly devised technique, scientists examined micro-algae strains in the Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa (CCAP), an internationally important algal store based at SAMS in Oban, to find out which ocean-based strains had the highest oil content.
The Department of Ocean, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Old Dominion University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position to begin by fall 2016 in the area of coastal systems and processes. Specific areas of research we are most interested include:
• Processes and histories of sedimentary systems in the coastal zone, including the effects of sea level rise on estuaries, lagoons, marshes, tidal wetlands or barrier islands;
Sultan Qaboos University is the national university of Oman, which provides a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs to local and international students. All courses are taught in English. The university provides an attractive tax-free salary and a number of other benefits. More information: www.squ.edu.om