Berkeley Lab Postdoctoral Fellowship In Geophysics 2024/2025 [Study In USA]

Are you a passionate geophysics researcher with a strong background in seismic monitoring and borehole seismic technology? Join the vibrant team at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s (LBNL) Energy Geosciences Division (EGD) and make a meaningful impact on the future of Geological Carbon Storage (GCS). We are looking for a Postdoctoral Fellow to work alongside our world-renowned geoscience experts, advancing the development of cutting-edge tools for cost-effective and long-term GCS monitoring.


Type Fellowship, Post Doctoral
Deadline Not Specified
Location United State Of America
Eligible Countries International Students (All Countries)
Number of Award NA
Value of Award Full Scholarship
Duration of Award 2-3 Years
Eligible Field of Study Geophysics

Responsibilities For 2024 Berkeley Lab Postdoctoral Fellowship In Geophysics 

  • Advanced borehole seismic data processing and imaging.
  • Field data acquisition, enhancing your fieldwork skills.
  • Active participation in seismic sensor design and refinement.
  • Analyze geophysical data to design computer simulations and generate realistic synthetic geophysical datasets.
  • Publish your findings in high-quality, peer-reviewed journals.
  • Lead or contribute to grant applications to secure research funding.

Requirement For 2024 Berkeley Lab Postdoctoral Fellowship In Geophysics 

  • PhD in Geophysics or related fields (e.g., Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering).
  • Proven expertise in borehole seismic data processing.
  • Willingness to learn and actively participate in fieldwork.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in scientific computing and analysis tools (e.g., GitLab, Linux, Bash/Csh, Python, and Matlab).
  • Strong understanding of seismic instrumentation principles, with advanced knowledge in sensor design and electrical engineering being a significant advantage.
  • Competence in high-performance computing, utilizing large clusters for data analysis and simulations.
  • Excellent written, oral, and visual communication skills, evidenced by prior peer-reviewed publications and presentations at major conferences.

Duration & Rewards For 2024 Berkeley Lab Postdoctoral Fellowship In Geophysics 

  • This is a full time, exempt from overtime pay (monthly paid), 2 year (benefits eligible), Postdoctoral Fellow appointment with the possibility of renewal based upon satisfactory job performance, continuing availability of funds, and ongoing operational needs. You must have less than 3 years of paid postdoctoral experience as of December 31, 2023.
  • This position is represented by a union for collective bargaining purposes. Postdoctoral Fellow positions are paid on a step schedule per union contract and salaries are predetermined based on postdoctoral step rates. Each step represents one full year of completed post-Ph.D. postdoctoral and/or related research experience. This position has a targeted monthly salary range of $6,479 – $7,507 and is expected to start at $6,479 or above.
  • This position may be subject to a background check. Any convictions will be evaluated to determine if they directly relate to the responsibilities and requirements of the position. Having a conviction history will not automatically disqualify an applicant from being considered for employment.
  • Work will be primarily performed at: Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley CA.

How To Apply For 2024 Berkeley Lab Postdoctoral Fellowship In Geophysics 

Interested Applicants Should Use The Link Below To Apply.



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