Job Opportunities

Postdoctoral and Research Scientist Positions

ERL encourages spontaneous applications from exceptional candidates at the Postdoctoral and Research Scientist level, in all areas of expertise of our faculty. Qualified applicants should submit an e-mail application that includes the following: a one-page research statement, a CV including a list of publications and contact information for three references. The material should be submitted to

Faculty Positions

ERL faculty are appointed through the Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, or through another academic department such as Mathematics or Civil and Environmental Engineering.  Faculty searches at MIT are generally posted at

Staff Positions

All other open positions in ERL will be posted at

Researchers Mike Fehler, Steve Brown, and Xuan Feng enjoy one of the collaborative workspaces in ERL's recenty-renovated suite.  Photo: A. Shaughnessy.