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Kansas State University
Posted: 10/4/2021
Fellow (Post Doc) (Geology)

Fellow (Post Doc) (Geology)

Department: 3670020120 Geology
Job no: 511514
Employment type: Post Doc (Term)
Location: Manhattan, Kansas
Categories: Natural / Quantitative Sciences
Pay Grade: 001

About This Role:
The Porous Media Research Lab at Kansas State University is looking for a full-time, term, 12-month, benefits-eligible Fellow (Post Doc) to take on a unique project designed to analyze complex networks in geoscience. The successful candidate will work closely with Dr. Behzad Ghanbarian at Geology Department to understand the degree of complexity in geologic systems, provide insights from network science to geoscience, analyze complex networks to advance our knowledge of interconnectivity and node influences.

Why Join Us:
Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
The Department of Geology in the College of Arts and Sciences seeks to foster diversity in a commitment to recruit, retain, and resource peoples historically underrepresented in university education in the United States. Fostering diversity goes beyond increasing the numbers of underrepresented students, faculty and staff. It also includes a commitment to substantial curricular offerings, resources, and programming that foregrounds the knowledge, perspectives, cultures, and histories of marginalized communities. A truly diverse college culture and structure will benefit all members of the university community to better serve and excel in an increasingly global and multicultural world.

What You'll Need to Succeed:
Minimum Qualifications:

• Ph.D. in physics, computer science, geoscience, or relevant areas
• Excellent knowledge of complex networks and network science
• Record of professional publications

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with utilizing various computer software to perform scientific analysis on large amounts of data

How to Apply:
Please submit the following documents:

• Curriculum Vitae
• List of publications
• Names and contact for 3 professional references
Screening of Applications Begins: Immediately and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Pay Rate:
$47,476 annually

Equal Employment Opportunity:
Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.

Background Screening Statement:
In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

Advertised: Sep 28, 2021

Application Closes: Open until filled

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