Student Opportunities and Fellowships

Undergraduate and PHD Student Opportunities, as well as Fellowships and Postdoctoral Positions

You can advertise open positions in your institution here. Please feel free to contact us if you are currently looking for undergraduate or PhD students or have an opening for a postdoctoral scholar.

Post-doc position at LLNL

posted on: 04-15-2022 12:13pm

Type: Postdoctoral

We are looking for recent PhD graduates with... read more

PhD position at University of Münster & DESY Hamburg

posted on: 05-18-2021 08:03am

Type: PhD

The Institute for Mineralogy at University of Münster (Prof. C. Sanchez-Valle) in collaboration with DESY Hamburg (Dr. H-P. Liermann) is seeking a motivated PhD student to investigate the properties of planetary ices in mini-Neptune exoplanets using X-ray diffraction probes in diamond anvil cells at the European XFEL and PETRA III (DESY). The ideal candidate should have an excellent background in mineralogy, mineral physics, physico-chemistry and/or material sciences. Experience in high... read more

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Computational Mineralogy and Geochemistry (2-year position)

posted on: 01-26-2021 09:58am

Type: Fellowship

The Centre for Earth Evolution and Dynamics (CEED,, University of Oslo has a vacant 2-year position as postdoctoral fellow in computational mineralogy and geochemistry. To strengthen the deep Earth materials group, we seek a candidate who will apply first principles atomistic simulation by density functional theory and thermodynamic integration.

We investigate the phase relations, material... read more

Postdoctoral Fellowship Positions at Carnegie Institution for Science, Washington, D.C.

posted on: 10-02-2020 08:30am

Type: Postdoctoral

The Carnegie Institution for Science invites applications for postdoctoral fellowships at the Earth and Planets Laboratory in Washington D.C. Carnegie Science emphasizes interdisciplinary observational, experimental and theoretical research in fields including astronomy, cosmochemistry, data science, geodynamics, experimental petrology, geobiology, geochemistry, geophysics, mineral physics, planetary science and volcanology. Carnegie scientists conduct research in these and related fields in... read more

High Pressure Material Science - Postdoctoral Researcher

posted on: 08-17-2020 07:17am

Type: Postdoctoral

Join us and make YOUR mark on the World!

Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where we apply science and technology to make the world a safer place; now one of 2020 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor!

We have an immediate opening for a Postdoctoral Research Staff Member in experimental physical chemistry and/or solid-state physics. Experimental work within the Material Dynamics and Kinetics (MDK) group involves... read more

SSRL Postdoctoral Scholar for space weathering and impact synthesis investigations

posted on: 03-31-2020 12:33pm

Type: Postdoctoral

The Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (SSRL), a Directorate of the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford University, seeks a Postdoctoral Scholar to study space weathering and impact synthesis at SSRL. This project is supported for a 2yr period by a grant from NASA. The appointment starting date is expected to be on June 1st, 2020. The candidate will have the opportunity to study never before opened samples from the Apollo 17 mission to the lunar surface as well as other... read more