Postdoctoral Position at Kyoto University

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Postdoctoral Research Position – Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Japan

Earthquake seismology and geodesy

The Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University seeks applicants for a two-year Postdoctoral research position to support a slow earthquake study in subduction zones, such as the Japan subduction zone, the Hikurangi margin, and the Mexican subduction zone. Position responsibilities include analyzing and collecting observation data using ocean bottom seismometers and pressure recorders. Other responsibilities include  participating in international fieldwork and research cruises in Mexico, New Zealand, and elsewhere. The successful applicant must hold a Ph.D. in Geophysics or Geology. Please contact Assoc. Prof. Y. Ito ( for additional information.