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Job offers of the Thünen Institute
The Thünen Institute of Climate-Smart Agriculture of the Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries in Braunschweig (Germany) invites application for a
geoecology, environmental sciences
with 65 % of the regular weekly working time, limited to three years, in the research project Impact assessment of vascular plant encroachment on water and carbon cycling in a Sphagnum dominated bog - VESBO. The project is supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG). Rewetting of previously used raised bogs is an effective, cost-efficient and widely used measure for greenhouse gas emission reduction and biodiversity conservation. The success of this measure is increasingly threatened by the encroachment of multi-layered tree and grass communities. The causes and effects of this encroachment on the water and carbon cycle are largely unknown.
The position is directed to applicants who, in addition to their employment, wish to pursue their own academic career, in particular their doctorate. In this context, the Thünen Institute for Climate-Smart Agriculture cooperates with various universities.
The position is based in a working group at Thünen Institute of Climate-Smart Agriculture conducting research on national and international level in the area of organic soils. The project is being carried out in cooperation with the Department of Ecosystem Physiology of the University of Freiburg and the Natural Resources Institute Finland (LUKE). The place of work is Braunschweig. We offer a comprehensive job dealing with a current research topic that includes process-based soil-plant-atmosphere exchange modeling (SVAT), challenging data analysis, and field and laboratory work.
The salary is based on the collective agreement for civil service (TVÖD). Depending on the fulfilment of personal and tariff requirements the salary accounts for 65 % of level E13 TVöD.
The Thünen Institute supports gender equality at work and encourages female candidates to apply for this position.
Equally qualified applicants with disabilities will be given preferential treatment. Only a minimum physical aptitude is expected from them.
For further inquiries please contact Dr. Arndt Piayda (email@example.com, +49 531-596 2638) or Dr. Bärbel Tiemeyer (firstname.lastname@example.org, +49 531-596 2644).
Applications with the usual documentation (CV, cover letter, certificates) including the keyword VESBO-MOD shall be sent (preferably by email as one pdf file) until 28.06.2019 to
Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut
Institut für Agrarklimaschutz
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