Open Positions within the Section

The following positions are open within the Section of Earth and Environmental Sciences.

PhD and PostDoc Positions in seismology of geothermal systems using dense nodal networks.

The Group of Crustal Deformation and Fluid Flow at the University of Geneva, link is seeking to fill

up two positions in seismology for a project lasting 4 years investigating the Larderello-Travale geothermal field, Italy. We are looking for one PhD student (4 years) and one PostDoc (2+2 years) with experience with passive seismic methods. Senior PostDocs are also invited to apply.

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Fully Funded PhD opportunity in Isotope Geoscience (SNSF)

The  project is  funded  for a  period  of  4 years  by  the Swiss National Science Foundation. We invite  people with a BSc. (hons; 1st class or 2‐1), MSc. or equivalent degree in Earth Sciences, Physics or  Material  Sciences  to  apply. 

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Assistant Professor Position (SNSF)

The Department of Earth Sciences (DESTE) at the University of Geneva (UNIGE) ( is seeking to host and support female candidates who are aiming at submitting an application within the SNF PRIMA program for excellent women researchers who show a high potential for obtaining a professorship (deadline 1st November, 2022), or for a SNSF Starting Grant (deadline 1st February 2023).

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Postdoc in volcano deformation

Exploring ground rupture processes during rifting events and caldera collapses using InSAR and aerial images correlation.

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