PhD positions in Geophysics

Applications are invited for PhD positions in Geophysics at the University of Cambridge, starting in October, 2024. The positions are competitively funded by the university's own Girdler scholarship, by the NERC Cambridge Climate, Life and Earth (C-CLEAR) Doctoral Training Partnership, and by other college, university and associated funders at Cambridge, including the Cambridge Trust.

Applications are encouraged from excellent UK and international students. The application deadline is 4 January, 2024.

Please see the list of the Geophysics projects on offer along with their supervisors at Potential applicants are encouraged to contact the relevant supervisors of projects they are interested in for further information before they apply.

All applications should be made via the C-CLEAR DTP portal at, where detailed information on how to apply is also available.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society. The University holds an institutional Athena-SWAN silver award and the department is a bronze award holder.