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Ph.D. position in Economic Geology, Missouri University of Science and Technology

The Geology & Geophysics program at Missouri S&T seeks a highly motivated Ph.D. candidate with an excellent academic record, a strong geochemical background and an interest in Economic Geology. The successful applicant will conduct a comprehensive trace element and isotopic study of Missouri’s iron ore deposits (with potential to expand the research into IOCG / REE deposits). Full financial support is available for at least three years through research and teaching assistantships. Guidelines for admission to Missouri S&T: Starting date: Fall Semester 2018. Review of applications will begin April 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. To be considered, contact Dr. Marek Locmelis prior to applying through S&T’s Office of Graduate Studies. Please provide the following documents as a single pdf file: cover letter, CV, summary of research interests (no more than 3 pages), GRE score, and contact information for 2-3 references. Email:, website: