Postdoctoral position - Computational geophysics - Seoul National University (Korea)

A postdoctoral research position is available at Seoul National University to conduct research on the dynamics of oceanic subduction systems and back-arc basin openings from numerical modeling perspectives. The successful applicants will have expertise in scientific computing related to mantle convection or other large-scale geodynamic problems and have written manuscripts in these or related fields. We seek an ambitious, creative, and independent researcher who is eager to collaborate with our multidisciplinary team of geophysicists and other numerical modelers.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vita, a list of publications, and statement of research interest. Applicants should also arrange for three reference letters to be sent directly to Professor Sang-Mook Lee by email ( or by post: Prof. Sang-Mook Lee, Seoul National University, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Bldg 25-1 Room 318, Sillim-dong, Gwanak-gu, Seoul 151-747, Republic of Korea, before December 31, 2009. The position will be available beginning in March 1, 2010, but the start date is negotiable.