Job Announcement from Arizona Geological Survey: Research Scientist—Review Begins May 7
Research Scientist, Arizona Geological Survey
Are you an earth scientist with a focus in economic geology/ore deposits seeking to further your career in an academic and research environment? If so the Arizona Geological Survey (AZGS) would be a great place for you! AZGS has a new Research Scientist position available focused on economic geology and ore deposits. Principal duties of the position are to 1) develop a research program that will further the understanding of economic mineral resources of Arizona, congruent with AZGS charge to ‘encourage the wise and prudent use of Arizona lands and mineral resources’; 2) develop collaborative research and investigations with other university researchers, industry professionals and students; and 3) develop and enhance contacts with the mining and exploration geology community in Arizona. This position will provide opportunities to collaborate with researchers in UA Geosciences, the Lowell Institute for Mineral Resources, UA Mineral Museum, and UA Dept. of Mining and Geological Engineering, with access to state-of-the-art analytical facilities through these collaborations. Candidates should be enthusiastic individuals who can work independently, manage responsibilities, collaborate with other staff geologists, develop research proposals for external funding, and coordinate with industry to investigate economically important mineral resources.