Opportunity: 3-yr postdoctoral position on earthquake triggering and forecasting

This is a joint position in the Departments of Earth Science and Engineering and Civil and Environmental Engineering.
More information on the position and how to apply can be found in the PDF, or on the college website.  Closing date for applications is 2 July 2018.
PhD opportunities


Panoeama of mountains 

New PhD projects starting in October 2017 have now been advertised. The application deadline for these projects is Monday 16th January 2017. For more information, visit the PhD studentship pages on the Grantham Institute website and ESE website.



Coastal erosion in the news

View of eroding chalk cliffs on England's south coast

Work by Dr Dylan Rood and collaborators on the erosion of England's south coast has recently been featured on BBC News and The Telegraph.






 Drilling the Chicxulub crater

Jo Morgan discusses findings from cores

 Recent work by Professor Joanna Morgan and collaborators on drilling the Chicxulub impact crater has been featured on sites including BBC NewsScience Magazine and National Geographic.  








Underwater volcano behavior captured by timely scientific expedition

Imaging an active underwater volcano

Recently published work by PhD student Robert Allen, MSci student Cameron Berry and collaborators from the VoiLA project describes how they mapped the history of activity of the Kick’em Jenny volcano in the Lesser Antilles using sonar data collected at several scientific shipboard expeditions. The work has been featured on the Phys.org site.

Geohazards at Imperial Festival

 Geohazards at Imperial Festival

Come visit the Imperial Festival (link to https://www.imperial.ac.uk/festival/) this weekend 28 and 29 April 2018. The Geohazards Centre will be present with stand on "Fuelling volcanoes: the importance of water”.