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Our "Home Page Photo Project" aims to build a collection of fossil photographs for rotation on our homepage and for #FossilFriday posts! PS members, please submit your fossil field photos here: paleo.memberclicks.net/home-… #photos #fossils #field #paleosoc
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Excited to announce that I received the @PaleoSoc Sepkoski Grant to continue my work on the temporal resolution of the stratigraphic record 🥳🥳🥳🤓 Prepare for amazing #math and #taphonomy 🐚coming your way!
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Hi everyone! 🙌 Today we want to share that Arturo Heredia one of our @giss_idean members has been awarded with the @PaleoSoc Arthur James Boucot Research Grants 2022 for early career researchers with his project...
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Exciting Paleontology job opening with BLM Utah —Regional Paleontologist covering public lands in Utah, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. usajobs.gov/job/669793900
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Life Sciences Research Foundation Award (POSTDOCTORAL FUNDING 3-YEAR AWARD • $77,000/YEAR for US citizens). If you’re interested in trait evolution in fishes, hit me up lsrf.org/apply/
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📢Funded PhD📢 I’m looking for a PhD student interested in biogeography, paleoclimate, and/or organism-environment interactions to join an NSF-funded project building and exploring a global database of benthic forams in collaboration with undergrad mentees starting Fall 2023 1/6
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During your summer adventures this #FossilFriday, don't forget to look down! You might just come upon fossil discoveries such as this herbivorous mammal jaw bone with teeth from the Badlands. 📸 Photo by @PaleoPirlo #paleontology #nature #STEM #fossils #palaeontology
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The first project of the #Paleontology in the #Parks Fellowship Program (@NatlParkService) is now accepting applications! The priority deadline is July 31st, 2022, and the start date of the project is September 2022. For more information, please visit: paleosoc.org/nps-ps-paleonto…
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The next talk in the Q-MARE Seminar Series is by Nussaïbah B. Raja-Schoob @mauritiantales on "Predicting extinction risk: Lessons from the past for problems of the future" 3rd August, 6pm CEST/noon EST smithsonian.zoom.us/j/831481…
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A decision is made! We finally picked our next set of workshops. BITE and IRAL will be fully supported. Check them out here- paleosynthesis.nat.fau.de/in…
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Happy #FossilFriday! Meet Dickinsonia, a strange, oval-shaped organism from the Ediacaran period. A team of researchers discovered cholesterol traces in some of its well preserved fossils, which may help sort out where this odd organism fits in the tree of life. 📸 @ScottDEvans
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We seek to support #undergraduate #students interested in a career in #paleontology who plan on attending the @geosociety Connects 2022 meeting with #grants and #mentoring. The application deadline is August 1st, and more details are available here: paleosoc.org/student-ambassa…
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We are looking for #student and #earlycareer members to serve as #editorial #interns for the Journal of Paleontology and Paleobiology. For more information on requirements and how to apply, please visit: paleosoc.org/index.php?optio…
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TOMORROW is the deadline to submit your research to a Paleo Society-endorsed session at @geosociety Connects 2022! We have 22 total endorsed sessions, which are all listed here: paleosoc.org/index.php?optio… #GSAConnects2022 #paleontology
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Are you a student member of @PaleoSoc and presenting your research at GSA @geosociety ? Please consider applying for the Future Leaders in Paleontology session! See the link for details.
Note that the Future Leaders in Paleontology session is not listed when you submit an abstract. See more details about submitting to this #student-focused session here: paleosoc.org/index.php?optio…
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If you couldn't join us today, join us next month at our summer workshop at @PRInstitution's Museum of the Earth in Ithaca. priweb.org/visit/events#even…
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🚨Job alert in paleontology🚨! One-year lecturer post @OxUniEarthSci and @StHughsCollege. Details here: earth.ox.ac.uk/vacancies/ Any questions, ask me!
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@PaleoSoc and @NatlParkService are excited to announce the Paleontology in the Parks Fellowship Program! The program is designed to foster collaboration and help address fossil project needs across more than 280 NPS units with #fossils! More details here: paleosoc.org/paleontology-in…
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