Job Opportunities

We occasionally have open positions for PhD students, postdoctoral Research Fellows and Research Assistants/Associates in our group. Please feel free to email me with your CV and a statement of research interests at ehill@ntu.edu.sg.

Prospective PhD students can get more information at http://www.ase.ntu.edu.sg/programmes/phd/prospective-students
We do offer full scholarships and stipends to successful PhD applications.

The kind of person we hire has the following personality traits -

  • Positive, enthusiastic, collaborative, adventurous, communicative, creative, hard-working, willing to travel within Southeast Asia, and excited about working in part of a close-knit team.
  • Believes in the importance of the mission of EOS - to conduct fundamental research on earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis and climate change in and around Southeast Asia, towards safer and more sustainable societies.

And the following skills and experience -

  • A degree in geodesy, geophysics, and/or Earth science.
  • Programming skills, ideally including a compiled language such as C or FORTRAN.
  • No fear of maths.
  • Interests and proven experience in interpreting and modeling geodetic data to understand earthquakes, tectonic processes, volcanoes, and/or sea-level change.
  • Experience in processing geodetic data such as GPS, GRACE, and InSAR data.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Knowledge of a local SE Asian language for one of our areas of research is not mandatory but a plus.
  • Excellent reference letters from recognized leaders in our field.
  • For postdoc applicants, excellent publications in international, peer-reviewed journals.

Please note that I do not accept interns from abroad into our group, because we give priority for these positions to undergraduate students enrolled in the Asian School of the Environment at NTU.