May 2021: 3 PhD ANR MAGMAFAR

May 2021: 3 PhD ANR MAGMAFAR

The ANR MAGMAFAR project has 3 open PhD fellowships on the general topic of magmato-tectonic interplay during final stage of continental break-up, on the example of the Afar triple junction (Ethiopia). The 3 positions encompass various specific profiles:

  • PhD 1 (CRPG Nancy): volcanic geomorphology & rift architecture
  • PhD 2 (ISTEP Paris): tectonics & long-term magmatic evolution
  • PhD 3 (LGO Brest): igneous petrology/geochemistry & plumbing system

The positions are planned to start in October 2021, and selection of candidates will be conducted during May-June, with potential doctoral school application dead lines before the end of May, see details and specific contacts for applications in the attached document.

The 3 PhD thesis will be conducted in close collaboration and will interact with the whole team of MAGMAFAR (17 researchers | 5 laboratories in France).


Groupe Interdisciplinaire Grand Rift Africain
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