- Marine Geologist / Geophysicist
- Fixed Term - 1 year, based in Lower Hutt
- Gas hydrates research
GNS Science is seeking an enthusiastic Marine Geologist/Geophysicist to undertake research with an emphasis on gas hydrate systems. The focus of the research will be to enhance our understanding of the gas hydrate systems along the East Coast of the North Island, New Zealand which is part of our Gas Hydrate Resources and Exclusive Economic Zone Programmes.
The successful candidate will have:
A PhD degree in geology or geophysicsExperience with using seismic reflection data to construct geological models of gas hydrate systemsExperience in Linux, scripting, GIS, Microsoft programmesDemonstrated an ability to write scientific papers.Experience in basin modelling and quantitative seismic methods would be advantageous.
Also you will need to apply critical thinking to investigate complex geological problems, and be willing to undertake fieldwork at sea.
For further information about this fixed term position and to apply online please visit https://careers.sciencenewzealand.org/gns-science/gns-science-jobs
Closing date: Monday, 5th June 2017
- Crown research institute GNS Science
- Reference # 22826
- Posted on May 19, 2017
- Closes on Jun 5, 2017
- Location(s) Hutt Valley, Wellington
- Expertise Energy & Resources
- Job level(s) Scientist
- Work type(s) Fixed term
- More details (document) Position description - Marine Geologist Geophysicist.pdf
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