PhD Opportunities in sedimentology and sedimentary provenance studies of intraplate orogenic-related sedimentation

We are seeking 2 high-quality PhD candidates with either strong field-based research interests in sedimentology or detrital mineral geochronology to be part of a collaborative, multi-disciplinary research program investigating the Carboniferous sedimentary record across eastern Australia hypothesised to be linked to intraplate orogenesis.

Further details on the projects can be found at:


Interested applicants will need to apply for a PhD scholarship through the university. Further information, and to begin the on-line application process can be found at:


Applications close at 11.59pm on 13 October 2013 (Eastern Australian Time).

Projects would start in early 2014.

For more information please contact Dr Scott Bryan: email scott.bryan@qut.edu.au