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Open Call Geo.X Young Academy


We offer 16 positions in the Geo.X Young Academy

Geo.Data Science & Geo.Society

salary according to the German TV-L 13

3-year PhD-positions (75%) and
2-year postdoctoral positions (100%)

Application deadline: 29 April 2019, 10:00 a.m. CEST

Link to Application

Proposed starting date of projects is September 1st, 2019

Applications that are not complete by the time of the deadline will not be considered!

Candidates must hold a PhD degree for Postdoc-position and a Master's degree for PhD-position. In addition they need to show strong interdisciplinary skills and for Postdoc-level have independent research experience.

Candidates are asked to identify supervisors and colleagues they want to collaborate with.

Please consider that your supervisors and collaborating colleagues should be a scientific tandem of scientists from the Earth sciences and the complementary discipline of your choice. All scientists must be appointed at one of the Geo.X partner institutions (AWI, DLR, FU Berlin, GFZ, HU Berlin, IASS, MfN, PIK, TU Berlin, UP). Please note that you have to combine at least two different Geo.X partner institutions.

Candidates who did their Master (for PhD applicants) or PhD (for Postdoc applicants) at one of the partner institutions must identify their first supervisor or collaborating colleague at a different institution.