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INRAP is urgently looking for a motivated geomorphologist

INRAP is urgently seeking a motivated geomorphologist for a 10-month contract at INRAP (National Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research) in Nîmes, France.

This person would intervene on the diagnoses and archaeological excavations in Gard and its surroundings. He/She must be ready to take housing in the area. An archeology experience is preferable.

For more information or to send CV and cover letter, please contact Marc Jarry :

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Paid Master internship opportunity in Quaternary Malacology

Paid internship opportunity for a Master (year 1 or 2) student, 4 months duration starting in February 2019, at the Laboratoire de Géographie Physique in Meudon on paleoenvironments (molluscan), supervised by N. Limondin-Lozouet and S. Granai:

Within Mémo program – Mémoire des environnements holocènes des vallées franciliennes enregistrée par les Mollusques continentaux:

Full internship announcement at:

An application form must be filled at:

Please contact Nicole Limondin-Lozouet (

Three open positions

Post-doc in Geoarcheology at Tromsø (Norway) within ERC program “Terrace Archaeology and Culture in Europe” (TerrACE):

Contract Research Engineer in Micromorphology and sedimentology at ArScAn laboratory (Paris):

Lecturer in Geosciences at Rouen University (URGENT): details at

Research Scientist position in geochronology at CENIEH

Research Scientist in Uranium Series Dating (Geochronology, CENIEH)

The CENIEH (National Research Centre for Human Evolution, in Burgos, Spain) is seeking applications to fill a tenure-track Research Scientist position to conduct research in the field of uranium-series Dating applied to archaeological and paleontological sites, and to develop new techniques in that field to enhance the institute’s analytical capabilities in geochronology. Duties will include overseeing, managing, and ensuring the efficient running of the ICP-MS laboratory at the CENIEH. The ICP-MS facility is equipped with a ThermoFinnigan Neptune MC-ICP-MS, with a CETAC autosampler, a NewWave UP213 nm laser ablation facility, a New Wave Instruments Micromill, and a clean room for sample preparation. The successful candidate will also develop new analytical protocols, ensure quality control, and support internal and external research projects of faculty and visiting scientists. The incumbent will take an active role in the communication of research results to the scientific ! community and play a significant role in grant and contract applications.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in geosciences, or a closely allied field, a publication record, experience with ICP-MS, reagent and sample preparation, and clean room practices and protocols. The ability to interact effectively with a broad range of researchers will be considered a strong asset. Experience in stratigraphy and Quaternary geology is desirable.

To view the full job description, please go to: For questions about the position, please contact Prof. Pares (