The Biomarkers for Environmental and Climate Science (BECS) Laboratory, at the University of Glasgow, UK is currently advertising for a full-time, 3-year Post-doctoral Research Associate to work on the European Research Council-funded ALKENoNE project. The project focuses on developing and applying the alkenone paleotemperature proxy in a suite of >100 North American lakes that are spread across a 5-degree latitudinal range. BECS will hire a researcher, who is capable of working independently and as part of a research team. Candidates who can bring either Organic Geochemical expertise or Algal Culturing and Genomics expertise are especially encouraged to apply.

Details for the post can be found on the University of Glasgow website:,1225714734&key=168902207&c=23026535867621&pagestamp=semeuexehueejmkxws

Please contact Dr. Jaime L. Toney ( with any questions or interest.