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  • Assistant Professor Position Available in Earth and Planetary Sciences

    October 27, 2017

    The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago invites applications for positions at the Assistant Professor rank. We seek outstanding scientists from all areas of Earth and planetary sciences who will enhance the research activities of the department. Candidates whose research spans disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Associate Professor Position Available in Earth and Planetary Sciences

    October 27, 2017

    The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago invites applications for positions at the Associate Professor rank. We seek outstanding scientists from all areas of Earth and planetary sciences who will enhance the research activities of the department. Candidates whose research spans disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • Kite’s Latest Article in Nature Geoscience Featured in Los Angeles Times, Newsweek

    October 03, 2017

    Assistant Professor Edwin Kite's latest article in Nature Geoscience, "Methane bursts as a trigger for intermittent lake-forming climates on post-Noachian Mars," was cited in several new outlets including Newsweek, Space.com, and the Los Angeles Times. Kite and his coauthors model bursts of methane flowing into young Mars’s atmosphere that might have temporarily warmed the planet, allowing liquid water to intermittently persist even after Mars entered its dry period.

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