James Cook University – JCU Fellowship 2012

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2012 JCU Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in James Cook University

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Geology for Australian Citizens in Tanzania at School of Earth and Environmental Sciences Tanzania ( 2012 ).

Study Subject ( s ) : Geology.
Course Level : Postdoctoral Research.
Scholarship Provider : James Cook University.
Scholarship can be taken at : Tanzania / Townsville.

Eligibility for JCU Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2012 :

  • A PhD in a relevant sub discipline of Geology.
  • A demonstrated ability to map in deformed, metamorphic rocks.
  • Ability to work as a professional member of a team.
  • Experience and or knowledge of Hydrothermal Mineralisation.

JCU Postdoctoral Research Scholarship Open for International Students :

  • No, James Cook University Postdoctoral Research Scholarship is not available for International Students.

JCU Postdoctoral Research Scholarship Description :

  • The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences is undertaking a study of Gold Mineralisation in the Tanzanian craton in conjunction with a major mining company.
  • Postdoctoral Research project will assess regional and local controls on the distribution of Gold and make Mine to Regional Scale Prospectivity Analyses.
  • Postdoctoral Research project will involve Geological Mapping, Core Logging, Petrography, Structural and Metamorphic Analysis, Geochronology, Geochemistry and Geophysics.
  • The key requirements of Postdoctoral Research position will be mapping at scales ranging from Regional to Outcrop, Core Logging and Integration of Geological Data.
  • The majority of time will be spent on fieldwork in Tanzania, where the incumbent will represent JCU on the project team led by the Mining Companies Exploration Manager, with periodic visits to Townsville for laboratory analysis and writing / presentation of results.

JCU Postdoctoral Research Scholarship Application Form 2012 :

  • James Cook University Postdoctoral Research Scholarships should be applied by Online.

JCU Postdoctoral Research Scholarship Application Deadline 2012 : 10th February, 2012.

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2012 JCU Research Fellowship in James Cook University

Research Fellowship in Macroalgal Biofuels and Bioproducts at James Cook University Australia ( 2012 ).

Study Subject ( s ) : Macroalgal Biofuels and Bioproducts.
Course Level : Research.
Scholarship Provider : James Cook University.
Scholarship can be taken at : Australia.

Eligibility for JCU Research Fellowship 2012 :

  • PhD in Biological, Marine or Aquatic Science.
  • Track record in research publications.
  • Evidence of strong quantitative biology skills and research experience with aquatic organisms.
  • Evidence of Research Leadership and Innovation.
  • Demonstrated effective Interpersonal and Communication Skills.

JCU Research Scholarship Open for International Students :

  • No, James Cook University Research Scholarship is not available for International Students.

JCU Research Scholarship Description :

  • The appointee will join an innovative team focused on novel and sustainable Biofuels and Bioproducts derived from Macroalgae.
  • The appointee will provide Research Leadership within the Macroalgal “Production R & D” sub – program of the Macroalgal Biofuels and Bioproducts projectan industry partnered project with MBD Energy through the Advanced Manufacturing CRC.
  • The appointee will conduct and lead research in the area of algal production and the selection and optimisation of high productivity, high value species.
  • Research project has a significant innovation and commercialisation focus.
  • Applicants from diverse backgrounds with an interest in innovation and a desire for applied outcomes are encouraged to apply.
  • The main objectives of the project are to provide the scientific blueprint for the development and production of highenergy biofuels and valuable coproducts from macroalgal biomass, demonstrate innovative and efficient intensive culture of macroalgal ( freshwater and marine ) biomass specifically optimised to produce biocrude as a base for highenergy Biofuels, integrate macroalgal biomass into aquatic waste streams and provide commercial and costeffective Bioremediation of Carbon, Nutrients and Metals.

JCU Research Scholarship Application Form 2012 :

  • James Cook University Research Scholarships should be applied by Online.

JCU Research Scholarship Application Deadline 2012 : 3rd February, 2012.
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