The volcanology cluster will increase research activity in volcanology and elevate the University of Oregon’s reputation as a national leader in the field. Researchers in this newly funded center will focus on new technologies to monitor volcanoes to help protect people and infrastructure worldwide.
One tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Earth Sciences (position filled).
Two tenure-track faculty positions in the Department of Earth Sciences — one top-flight specialist in satellite remote sensing and geodesy and another in computational modeling (searches ongoing).
- Research muscle grows as the UO works through cluster hiring — (July 18, 2016)
- Gift from Gwen and Chuck Lillis boosts volcanology faculty cluster — (July 12, 2016)
Original Proposal [PDF]