Funded PhD Opportunities in Active Tectonics and Natural Hazards

Missouri University of Science & Technology
Full tuition and competitive stipend
Jul 29, 2019
Aug 29, 2019
Career Level
Student / Graduate
Education Level
Job Type
Relocation Cost
No Relocation
Sector Type

Funded PhD opportunities in active tectonics, remote sensing, and induced seismicity starting Spring or Fall 2020 are available in the Geodesy and Earth Mechanics Lab led by Dr. Jeremy Maurer at Missouri University of Science and Technology. Potential projects include (but are not limited to) applying statistical techniques to the study of induced seismicity to characterize stress in the crust and developing improved atmospheric corrections for InSAR. 


In addition, candidates should have:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Experience with or interest to learn computer programming 

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should send a CV/resume, unofficial transcripts, and GRE scores to Dr. Maurer, or may visit the GEMLab website at for more information. Qualified applicants will be directed to submit a formal application to the University. Missouri S&T is committed to diversity in the workplace, and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

To learn more about Dr. Maurer's research, visit To learn more about Missouri S&T visit, and to learn more about the Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering department visit Follow Dr. Maurer on Twitter @JeremyLMaurer!