Fellowships for Postdoctoral Scholars- Woods Hole, MA

Woods Hole, Massachusetts
18 month Scholarship, Annual Stipend of $58,500
Oct 17, 2016
Dec 31, 2016
Result Type
Full Time

Fellowships for Postdoctoral Scholars at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

New or recent doctoral recipients with research interests associated with the following are encouraged to submit scholarship applications prior to January 5, 2017.

Departments - Awards related to the following areas are anticipated: Applied Ocean Physics & Engineering; Biology; Geology & Geophysics; Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry; Physical Oceanography; and in cooperation with the USGS laboratory located on the WHOI campus.

Institutes - Each Institute fosters interdisciplinary research addressing critical issues, and we will award a scholarship to support related research: Ocean and Climate Change Institute; Coastal Ocean Institute; Ocean Exploration Institute; Ocean Life Institute.

The National Ocean Sciences Accelerator Mass Spectrometer Facility (NOSAMS) will award a fellowship in the development and implementation of new techniques in marine science radiocarbon studies.

A joint USGS/WHOI award will be given to a postdoc whose research is in an area of common interest between USGS and WHOI Scientific Staff. The individual will interact with both USGS and WHOI based advisors on their research.

Awards are competitive, with primary emphasis placed on research promise.

Scholarships are 18-months with an annual stipend of $58,500, a research budget and eligibility for health and dental insurance. Recipients are encouraged to pursue their own research interest in association with resident staff. Communication with potential WHOI advisors prior to submitting an application is encouraged.

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