viernes, diciembre 16, 2011

Puesto de trabajo de paleontólogo en el Florida Museum of Natural History

Se ha ofertado un puesto de trabajo paleontologia en Florida Museum of Natural History. Os adjuntamos la información.

The Florida Museum of Natural History seeks applicants for Jon L. and Beverly A. Thompson Post-Doctoral Fellowship in invertebrate paleontology. Candidates who (1) integrate invertebrate paleontology or micropaleontology with related geological and biological sciences (e.g., stratigraphy, sedimentology, paleoclimatology, evolutionary biology, and geobiology), (2) use museum collections in their research, and (3) have research interests centered on time intervals and taxonomic groups that are regionally relevant (Cenozoic marine invertebrates and microfossils) are particularly encouraged to apply. (See for more information about the museum.)

The Jon L. and Beverly A. Thompson Post-Doctoral Fellowship is associated with the Invertebrate Paleontology program at the Florida Museum of Natural History. The position is for a postdoctoral
associate and is awarded for two years, contingent on satisfactory progress. The fellowship provides a stipend ($40,000/yr), discretionary research funds ($5,000/yr), and health care benefits. Interested candidates should submit a statement of research interest (2-3 pages), a curriculum vita, a list of publications, and the names of three referees from whom recommendation letters can be requested. The deadline for all application materials is March 1, 2012, and decisions will be announced by April 15, 2012.

Application materials can be sent by email to: Michal Kowalewski, Thompson Chair of Invertebrate Paleontology, Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida,