Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Employment Opportunities

Laboratory & Facility Manager - Canadian Ice Core Archive

The position of Lab and Facility Manager for the Canadian Ice Core Archive (CICA) is a research scientist appointment to manage the establishment and subsequent operation of the Canadian Ice Core Archive and its associated laboratory facilities and instrumentation. The incumbent reports administratively to the Executive Director of CICA, Dr. Martin Sharp. The position involves the oversight of a core storage facility, core processing laboratory, and an analytical facility that will initially house a line scanning camera, solid electrical conductivity measurement system, Picarro stable isotope analyzer, dual ion chromatograph system, particle size analyzer, and spectrofluorometer, as well as a core melter system designed to general input for continuous flow analyses of ice cores.

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Associate Director, Integrated Petroleum Geosciences

The Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Alberta invites applications for the position of Associate Director, Integrated Petroleum Geosciences (IPG) program. This is a full time, 5-year term appointment.

The IPG program is a rigorous one-year course-based M.Sc. program offered jointly by the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) and the Department of Physics that prepares students to work in the modern petroleum industry.

The Associate Director will report to and work closely with the IPG’s Academic Director. He or she will: assist with the development of new programing, help facilitate and oversee IPG projects with industry partners, play a significant role in supervising some of these projects directly and contribute to the teaching of the IPG program.

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