Research Associate for the Project "EarthSystem Reanalysis" § 28 subsection 3 HmbHG

Institution:Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences, Department of Earth System Sciences, Institute of Oceanography, CEN
Salary: EGR. 13 TV-L
Start date: 01.05.2022, fi xed until 30.04.2025 (This is a fi xed-term contract in accordance with Section 2 of the academic fixed-term labor contract act [Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz, WissZeitVG]).
Application deadline: 2022-03-31
Weekly hours: 65 % of standard work hours per week

Responsibilities

Duties include academic services in the project named above. Research associates may pursue independent research and further academic qualifications outside regular working hours.

Specific Duties

Earth System Reanalysis will develop a novel adjoint climate-assimilation framework and will apply it in a pilot setting over seasonal to interanual time scales for improving climate change information. As part of this efort, candidates will be involved in the advancement of an ESM coupled adjoint climate modeling and parameter optimization framework in the context of model improvements. Project results are intended to be used in the context of achieving a doctorate degree.

Requirements

A university degree in a relevant field.

M.Sc. in climate related fields, mathematics or physics. A background in either climate dynamics, climate modeling, data assimilation, or applied mathematics is highly desirable. Intention to achieve a doctorate degree as part of this work would be highly appreciated.

We offer

  • Reliable remuneration basedon wage agreements
  • Continuing educationopportunities
  • University pensions
  • Attractive location
  • Flexible working hours
  • Work-life balanceopportunities
  • Reduced rates available for aHVV-Profi card (transit pass)and much more
  • Health management
  • Educational leave
  • 30 days of vacation perannum

As a University of Excellence, Universität Hamburg is one of the strongest research universities in Germany. As a flagship university in the greater Hamburg region, it nurtures innovative, cooperative contacts to partners within and outside academia. It also provides and promotes sustainable education, knowledge, and knowledge exchange locally, nationally, and internationally.

Severely disabled and disabled applicants with the same status will receive preference over equally qualified non-disabled applicants.

Tips on applying

Contact

Detlef Stammer
detlef.stammer@uni-hamburg.de
+49 40 42838-5052

Reference number: 34

Location

Bundesstraße 53
20146 Hamburg
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Application deadline: 2022-03-31

Send us your complete application documents (cover letter, curriculum vitae, copies of degree certificate(s) and ifnecessary ID attesting to your disability or proof of equivalent status) via the online application form (https://stellen.uni-hamburg.de/1kgst) only.

If you experience technical problems, send an email to bewerbungen@uni-hamburg.de.

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published: 14 March 2022     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.