Geologist II

State Geological Survey
Oklahoma Geological Survey, University of Oklahoma
Contact Name
Nicholas Hayman
Contact Email

Position: Full-time
Relocation (if needed): negotiable up to $7k 
Salary band: $65,000-$79,000

The Oklahoma Geological Survey (OGS) seeks two geologists to conduct research and service in one or more of the following areas: hydrogeology, stratigraphy, mineral resources, digital field mapping (inc. GIS), computational geosciences (inc. data structures, machine learning, numerical modeling). The qualified applicants will have a M.S. or Ph.D. (preferred) and 1-3 years of additional experience. OGS is increasingly focused on subsurface storage of alternative fuels and CO2, as well as existing strengths in petroleum geology, induced seismicity, groundwater resources, and regional geological projects. OGS serves the state by monitoring and studying geohazards, hosting an authoritative collection of data and samples, and providing educational resources to the public. As part of the University of Oklahoma, OGS geologists can mentor students in the Mewbourne College of Earth and Energy. OGS geologists support science efforts by seeking external funding, leading workshops, and publishing. OGS is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a highly qualified staff that reflects the diversity of our state and our nation. More information about the OGS staff and activities can be found at The job opportunity announcement with application procedures may be viewed here. Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2021. Please direct inquiries to Nicholas Hayman (, place “Geologist II” in the subject line).

The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.