Attention: a new "Dear Colleague Letter" from NSF regarding the removal of deadlines for the EAR Tectonics, Geophysics, Petrology and Geochemistry, and EarthScope programs.

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nsf17067 Dear Colleague Letter: Removal of Deadlines for the Following Programs in the Division of Earth Sciences (EAR): Tectonics, Petrology and Geochemistry, Geophysics, and EarthScope | NSF - National Science Foundation

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Feedbacks Among Climate Erosion & Tectonics (FACET)

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce a second conference and workshop on the Feedbacks Among Climate Erosion and Tectonics (FACET), which will be held at Oregon State University on July 22-26, 2017.

WHAT: This NSF-sponsored workshop aims to assess the current state of understanding of how the interplay between surface and solid...
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FACET II - FACET II - Feedbacks Among Climate, Erosion and Tectonics

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VISITING LECTURER - ADVANCED FIELD GEOLOGY (updated)
The University of Texas at Dallas, Geosciences Department

The Department of Geosciences at The University of Texas at Dallas is searching, at short notice, to fill a non-tenure track, short term visiting lecturer position in the field of structural geology/tectonics. Candidates for this position should have (ideally) completed all...
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GSA James B. Thompson, Jr. Distinguished International Lecturers

Seeking Nominations for 2017-2018 - Deadline March 1, 2017

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GSA International seeks nominations for distinguished geoscientist speakers for the 2017-2018 GSA James B. Thompson, Jr. Distinguished International Lecturer. Nominations are being accepted for two dynamic speakers of established scientific...
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GSA Thompson International Distinguished Lecturers

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FracPaQ
New, free software for quantifying patterns of brittle fractures

We have released FracPaQ, an open source (-ish) toolbox of MATLAB scripts for the quantification of fracture patterns. You get the source code, with a GUI and a User Guide.

You can get the software here:
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and here:
[ Github.com Link ]

It runs on any machine with a MATLAB license, so Windows,...
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DaveHealy-Aberdeen/FracPaQ - File Exchange - MATLAB Central

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Thrust-related folds in the Ross Formation, Bridge of Ross, Western Ireland. Photo by Kurtis Burmeister.
Dear Structural Geology and Tectonics Community –

On the 30th anniversary of our division, the SGT board started the SG&T Division Fund (informally known as the Student Fund), and we are pleased to announce that the fund is now valued at over $80,000, thanks to the generosity of many SGT donors. Congratulations to all—the members of the division's management board who conceived of the idea...
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Orient 3.5.3 Spherical Projection Software

Announcing the release of Orient 3.5.3, the fast professional spherical projection and orientation data analysis software. Easy to use, and entirely free. Check it out here:

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Orient 3.4.2 was used for the workshop Analysis, Statistics, and Presentation of Geological Spherical Directional Data at the 2016 Structural...
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Orient

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As one of the largest and most active divisions in GSA, your continued association with SGT enables us to support our discipline. The SGT Division provides a number of important services, including:

- Work with the Joint Technical Programming Committee to work on the SGT events and sessions at the GSA National Meeting

- Provide timely information and connections for SGT members to other...
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join GSA

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ATTN: NSF announcing an opportunity for collaborative proposals by US and Taiwan scientists in earth sciences with an emphasis on feedbacks among climate, erosion, and tectonics (FACET).

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Dear Colleague Letter: Special Guidelines for Submitting Proposals for NSF/GEO/EAR - Taiwan Collaborative Research (nsf17012) | NSF - National Science Foundation

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Grad School Opportunity at Trinity College Dublin

A PhD opportunity is available at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland under the supervision of Quentin Crowley. Project title: Ordovician Peri-Gondwanan Paleogeography and Cu-Zn-Pb-Au Mineralisation in SE Ireland. Co-supervised by Sean McCleanaghan (Trinity College Dublin), Brian McConnell (Geological Survey of Ireland) and Stephen Johnson...
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Geology:Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin, Ireland

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Some photos from the 2016 SGT Division Business meeting at GSA in Denver.
Postdoctoral position in Low-temperature Thermochronology

The Center for Integrative Geosciences at the University of Connecticut invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher in the area of low-temperature thermochronology, geochronology, tectonics and/or basin analysis. Information about the Center and University can be found at . The successful candidate will join ongoing...
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Home | Center for Integrative Geosciences

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Dear Colleagues,

This message serves as a status update on and request for participation in a community effort to produce a report on “Future Directions in Tectonics” (supported by NSF-EAR-1542001). It includes an introduction to the process and link to our website ([ Wordpress.com Link ], which contains (1)
a *presentation from GSA 2016 Town Hall* meeting describing the process, (2) the...
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Future Directions in Tectonics Report

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Future Directions in Tectonics at GSA

Dear Colleagues,

Please excuse multiple postings. This email serves as a reminder (or possibly an announcement) of a town hall on “Future Directions in Tectonics” to be held at GSA in Denver next week.

The town hall is on Tuesday September 27 in Room 303 of the Colorado Convention Center from 4-5:30 pm (prior to the SG&T reception, awards and...
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Future Directions in Structural Geology and Tectonics Workshop

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Thrust-related folds in the Ross Formation, Bridge of Ross, Western Ireland. Photo by Kurtis Burmeister.
Three years Postdoc in Structural Geology and Rock Deformation
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Plymouth University, UK

This post is part of a NERC funded project aiming to study the geological record of the earthquake cycle in the lower continental crust, combining field observations of coeval pseudotachylytes and mylonites from Lofoten (Norway), microstructural...
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Job profile

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New Dear Colleague letter from Geoscience Directorate

NSF 16-083: Dear Colleague Letter: Reproducibility and Robustness of Results (for Geosciences Directorate)
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Keeping up with NSF opportunities:

1) To get alerts about NSF funding opportunities, go to the NSF web site ( and go to funding page ([ Nsf.gov Link ]. At the top you will see where you can sign sign up for email...
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Dear Colleague Letter: Reproducibility and Robustness of Results (nsf16083) | NSF - National...

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