posted on July 2, 2019

Post-Doctoral Research Fellows in Carbon Mineralization

The Carbon Mineralization Research Group in the Bradshaw Research Initiative for Minerals and Mining (BRIMM) seeks two to three postdoctoral fellows to assist in developing pilot demonstration projects in carbon mineralization in ultramafic mine tailings. Successful candidates will have a strong publication record demonstrating expertise in one or more of; ultramafic igneous rock processes and serpentinization, experimental geochemistry in mineral-fluid-gas reactive transport, and computational geoscience in phase equilibria, mass balance, and computational mineralogy. A Ph.D. from an institute of international standing and excellent communication skills in English is required. Prior experience mentoring undergraduate or graduate students is an asset. Salary will be commensurate with experience and skills.

UBC hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Application packages including, CV, statement of research interests, example publications, and a minimum of three references should be emailed as a single PDF document to Greg Dipple (  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

posted 02 July 2019