PhD Position in Observational Seismology At Swiss Seismological Service

author: admin
November 1, 2012

The Swiss Seismological Service is offering a PhD Position in Observational Seismology.

Job Description
The Swiss Seismological Service at ETH Zurich is seeking a motivated student for a Ph.D. position in the recently funded GANSSER project: Geodynamics And Seismic Structure of the Eastern-Himalaya Region. The project aims at studying the structure and physical properties of the lithosphere in the Eastern Himalayas by means of receiver functions and tomography.

For more information, please visit:

The ideal candidate will have a degree in geophysics or a related field as well as experiences with programming languages such as matlab, fortran, python, perl, etc. A solid understanding of seismic wave propagation and inverse theory is needed as well. Participation in future seismological field work in Bhutan or other regions is anticipated. Hence, we are also looking for a student who enjoys the outdoors and does not mind to travel to foreign destinations. Working languages at the Swiss Seismological Service are German and English.

Sponsored Links:

Tags: , ,

Category: PhD Scholarships | RSS 2.0 Both comments and pings are currently closed.

No Comments

Comments are closed.