We are hiring: Postdoc in Structural Geology

ARCEx partner University of Bergen is hiring a Postdoctoral research fellow in Structural Geology focusing on the geometry, evolution and flow properties of basin bounding fault systems in rift basins. The position is for a 2-year period. For more information and how to apply, please refer to the full announcement. About the project/work tasks We wish to…

Save the date: ARCEx Conference 2017 in Malangen, 10-11 May

ARCEx is looking forward to welcoming you to its third Annual Conference, in Malangen (close to Tromsø), 10-11 May 2017.  We will present ongoing activities and results in the research fields covered by ARCEx. The ARCEx General Assembly will take place during the conference. More detailed information will be provided later. There is no conference fee…

Emerging Leaders of the Arctic

Over a number of days, the Emerging Leaders programme of Arctic Frontiers gathered young professionals to meet with representatives from academia, business and the public sector in order to discuss and convey scientific and political issues related to the Arctic. PhD student Babak Khodabandeloo represented ARCEx and NTNU in the program. The event took place on Hurtigruten from 18-24…

Arctic Frontiers: PechaKucha Night

Friday 27 January at 19:00, 12 talented researchers will enter the stage to showcase their exciting work focusing on the Arctic. One of them is ARCEx postdoc Ingrid Wiedmann who will give a presentation about her research project for exactly 6 minutes and 40 seconds – 20 slides for 20 seconds each! The PechaKucha concept originates from…

Lunch seminar 26 Jan: The “skiology” of Svalbard – the link between topography, geology, and back-country skiing

Sten-Andreas Grundvåg, ARCEx/UiT, will give a popular science seminar on “The “skiology” of Svalbard – the link between topography, geology, and back-country skiing” Date: Thursday 26 January, 11:15-12:00 Venue: Store Aud, Realfagbygget  There will be served a “lunch-to-go”, so sign up for the event!  About the event:  Have you ever wanted to ski the rugged peaks of…

ARCEx Early Career Forum 3.0: Svalbard

The third ECF of ARCEx researchers had a great turnout of nearly all Post Doc and PhD candidates. Gathering in the High Arctic of Svalbard at 78 degrees North from September 14th-16th, the forum was slightly longer than earlier ECF’s. We had three productive Open Session workshops. The first included working on communicative skills with…

The Arctic Conference Days 2017 – May 29th – June 2nd

The Geological Society of Norway (NGF) invites to the 5th Arctic Conference Days in Lofoten, from May 28th – June 2nd. The Arctic region is an area with large resources of petroleum and minerals creating an increased scientific, economic and political interest. The Arctic Conference Days is an event that combines 4 conferences in one,…

Call for postdoc applicants interested in a MSCA individual fellowship in Marine Geology

UiT The Arctic University of Norway has established «The Arctic MSCA-IF program» to select excellent young researchers planning to submit applications for a Marie Skƚodowska Curie individual fellowship (MSCA-IF) in order to pursue a research career (uit.no/afu/arcticmsca). We invite applications from promising young researchers within the field of Marine Geology. The selected candidate will write…

We are hiring: PhD candidate in Petroleum Geology (geological controls on pore pressure in exhumed basins)

ARCEx partner University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) is hiring a PhD candidate in Petroleum Geology (geological controls on pore pressure in exhumed basins). The application deadline is 13 January 2017. For more information and how to apply, please refer to the full announcement. ARCEx is looking for more candidates, find more career opportunities here. Description…