Центрально-Азиатский Институт прикладных Исследований Земли (ЦАИИЗ)

Центрально-Азиатский Институт прикладных Исследований Земли (ЦАИИЗ)
Central-Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences (CAIAG)

VACANCY No. 16/2023 Head of Geodynamics and Georisks Department


Head of the department "Geodynamics and georisks"

Functional responsibilities:

  • leadership and further development of an interdisciplinary research department in the field of geodynamics and related natural hazards in the Central Asian region in the following areas:      
  • research and interpretation of deformations and mass movements in Central Asia based on observations by modern methods of satellite geodesy, remote sensing and structural geology,      
  • determination of the actual spatio-temporal stress states of the earth's crust based on the observed deformation of massifs and earthquake sources;       
  • building models for geotechnical applications and risk assessment;       
  • modeling and interpretation of the structure and dynamics of the earth's crust and upper mantle in Central Asia based on seismic, gravity, deformation and structural-geological data;       
  • development of strategies for continuous observation, explanation and assessment of danger and geocatastrophes;·      
  • preparation and implementation of trainings/increasing events in cooperation with universities and research institutes.

Qualification requirements:·      

  • Graduate Diploma in Geosciences or a specialized natural science discipline, an advanced degree;
  • extensive practical experience in the field of geological scientific or applied research in the direction of the relevant department;    
  • experience in the development and implementation of interdisciplinary projects with international partners;       
  • Willingness to work in a team, experience as a team leader is desirable;       
  • readiness for teaching and educational activities;

Entry into office:                                      As soon as possible

Contract duration:                                   at the beginning of 2 years

Salary:                                                      in accordance with the CAIAG staffing table

Brief information can be obtained

by phone:                                                 Tel.: +996 312 556262, Mob.: 0555 385927, 0706 385927

Deadline for submission

of documents:                                        reception open 

Required documents when applying: 

  • application for acceptance of documents for the competition and a resume (in Russian, German or English) with a photo;       
  • documents confirming the required qualifications and letters of recommendation       
  • List of publications,     
  • Copy of passport or ID

Documents required for participation must be submitted in a sealed envelope to the address: Bishkek 720027, st. Timur Frunze 73/2, Central Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences (CAIAG), B. Moldobekov. http://www.caiag.kg

Documents can be sent to CAIAG Human Resources Department This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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