The Institute of Geology invites applications for the position of a

Research Associate (m/f/d) in Sedimentary Geology / Quaternary Geology
(Salary Scale 13 TV-L "FwN", 100 %)

to be appointed at April 1, 2020. The position is limited to five years.

Responsibilities and duties

Responsibilities and duties include active involvement in research and teaching (teaching load is 4 LVS) and fund raising for his/her own research projects.

Employment conditions

To qualify for the position, applicants must hold a diploma/MSc degree in geosciences. We expect a doctoral/PhD degree in the field of Clastic Sedimentology or Quaternary Geology. Applicants should also have working experience with GIS and GOCAD. Teaching in German is expected after a time period of one year.

Part-time employment is possible.

As an equal opportunities employer, Leibniz University Hannover intends to promote women and men. For this reason, suitably qualified women are specifically invited to apply. Preference will be given to equally qualified applicants with disabilities.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Jutta Winsemann (Phone: 0511 762-2964, E-Mail:, who will be pleased to assist.

Please send your application with the usual documents and papers (motivation letter, CV, list of publications, statements about your planned research activities) until January 15, 2020 to:

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institut für Geologie
Prof. Dr. Jutta Winsemann
Callinstr. 30
30167 Hannover

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