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.

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