Research Associate - Biological Oceanography/ Microbial Biogeochemistry
Posted: 04 November 2020
Closing: 30 November 2020
Category: Non MASTS
Application deadline: November 30th, 2020
start: April 1st 2021
Location: GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel
Duration: full time, three years with the possibility of an extension (another 3 years). The salary depends on qualification and could be up to the class E14 TVöD-Bund of the German tariff for public employees. This is a full-time position. The position cannot be split.
The jobholder will examine biological carbon pump processes in the ocean. The focus will be on scientific studies e.g. on particle formation and export, as well as on the microbial degradation of organic substances in the deep ocean. The successful candidate will engage in the planning, application and execution of third-party projects and seagoing expeditions as well as on student training.