Faculty Position at Scripps Institute of Oceanography in San Diego


Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) at the University of California San Diego invites faculty applications at the levels of both Assistant and Associate Professor. The desired candidate is a motivated, broad-thinking scientist-educator who will establish a vigorous research program and provide intellectual leadership in his or her field while complementing existing expertise at Scripps and other UCSD departments. The deadline for applications in 31 January 2019.
Of particular interest are applicants with a research focus on experimental ocean acoustics. Of interest are all aspects of acoustics in the ocean including but not limited to: marine physics and the theory/modeling of sound propagation underwater including interaction with the boundaries, the sources and spatial/temporal structure of ambient sound, the development of innovative signal processing and parameter estimation approaches for use with data collected from arrays of acoustic sensors, and acoustic sensing technology development.

The listings for the positions can be found here and here.

Scholarships from the Acoustical Society of America

The Acoustical Society of America is offering two scholarships for graduate students who are enrolled in graduate degree-granting programs in Architectural Acoustics, Noise Control, and Engineering Acoustics, including applications of linear and nonlinear acoustics, transduction and transducers, acoustical measurements, instrumentation, and applications of signal processing to any of the aforementioned areas. The two scholarships are:

The Leo and Gabriella Beranek Scholarship in Architectural Acoustics and Noise Control
Stipend: $30,000
Application deadline: 28 Feb 2019

The Frank and Virginia Winker Memorial Scholarship for Graduate Study in Acoustics
Stipend: $6,000
Application deadline: 1 April 2019

More information and application forms can be found on the ASA Funding Sources webpage.

Call for Applications: Chateaubriand Fellowship 2019-20


The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States. It supports outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who wish to conduct research in France for a period ranging from 4 to 9 months. Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a collaborative process involving expert evaluators in both countries.

Applications are being received until January 8, 2019. More info about the fellowship can be found here. Further questions may be directed to stem.coordinator@chateaubriand-fellowship.org.