Technische Universität Berlin - Faculty VI - Institute of Applied Geo Sciences/ Hydrogeology
Research Assistant - salary grade E 13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen - 2nd qualification period (PostDoc)
(Hydrogeologist, Geoecologist, Soil Physist)
part-time employment may be possible
The Chair of Hydrogeology of the Institute of Applied Geosciences investigates the complex behaviour of dissolved constituents and microorganisms in the environment and deals with the management of water resources in hydrologically sensitive regions. Selected candidate shall be integrated into a young interdisciplinary research group.
Research and teaching at the Chair of Hydrogeology in the field of numerical modeling at laboratory and field scale. The candidate shall have the opportunity to set up her/his own group in the modeling field, which includes the acquisition of own research funding. He/She shall teach courses in the field of hydrogeology and contribute to the supervision of undergraduate, graduate, and PhD students. The candidate will have the opportunity to improve her/his skills in supervising a group of young scientists.
Successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) and PhD in hydrogeology, geoecology or soil physics. Suitable candidates will have a PhD and an excellent research record in one of the above disciplines. The scientist shall have elaborate experience in the field of the mathematical modelling of flow and transport processes in soil and groundwater. The scientist shall have extensive experience in one or severeal of the following fields:
Reactive mass transport modelling and hydrogeochemical modelling
Hydrological modelling and data assimilation
Simulation of heterogeneous systems and upscaling
High performance computing and uncertainty analysis.
In addition to the scientific qualifications, the candidates shall be capable of developing their own codes and expand existing software. Further information can be obtained from Prof. Dr. Irina Engelhardt, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to apply:
Please send your written application with the reference number and the usual documents (in particular letter of motivation, mail contacts of two references) to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - Fakultät VI, Institut für Angewandte Geowissenschaften, FG Hydrogeologie, Frau Prof. Dr. Engelhardt, Sekr. BH-N 3-2, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1, 10587 Berlin.
To ensure equal opportunities between women and men, applications by women with the required qualifications are explicitly desired.
Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored.
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.