We anticipate new opportunities for M.Sc. studies in the Dept. of Earth Sciences, with enrollment for the 2012-2013 academic year. Successful applicants will join existing teams of students and collaborating faculty undertaking research in:
Ore Deposits Geochemistry: Integrated mineralogical, fluid inclusion, trace element and stable isotope studies of hydrothermal and magmatic ore deposits. Candidates should be available for field work as soon as late May/early June 2012.
Marine Biomineralization: Microanalytical and morphological studies of marine biomineralization - specifically, cold-water corals - with applications to paleoclimate proxies, environmental monitoring and population studies.
Electronic applications strongly encouraged by February 3, 2012 - to facilitate full enrollment for Fall 2012. Follow "Graduate Opportunities" link at: www.mun.ca/earthsciences/Our_People/Faculty/Layne/
Further information and expressions of interest: Prof. Graham Layne (email@example.com)
Memorial University of Newfoundland is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities.