PhD position at the University Grenoble Alpes in France

The following PhD position (initially announced here: is still open:

A PhD position is available at the University Grenoble Alpes in France on “Micro-macro modelling by the method of discrete elements (DEM) of the long-term behaviour of shaft seals under hydraulic-gas loading”.

For more details on the project, the job description and the application procedure, please see the attached pdf.

Ph.D. Research Assistant Position in Geotechnical Engineering at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville/Carbondale

A research assistant position for supporting a PhD degree applicant is available in the geotechnical engineering program at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. There are several main research fields for the assistantships in geotechnical engineering in the areas of underground construction/mining, resilient infrastructures and soil/rock erosion characteristics. Continue reading

Postdoctoral Research Positions in Geohazards / Engineering Geology / Geotechnical Engineering – 2017 CALL – SKLGP

The State Key Laboratory of Geohazard Prevention and Geoenvironment Protection (SKLGP), Chengdu University of Technology, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, is seeking five full-time Postdoctoral Research Fellows to join the laboratory research groups on engineering geology, remote sensing, rock and soil mechanics.

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Research Associate: In situ imaging of shale fracture and geomechanics

There is a Post Doctoral post available performing ‘/In situ/ imaging of shale fracture and geomechanics’, based at the Harwell Campus in the Research Complex at Harwell, adjacent to Diamond Light Source, the UK’s synchrotron. The information on the position can be found on the following website:

The deadline for applications is 13.July 2017.