A new Research Training Group (RTG) entitled "Geophysical modelling of vertical motion processes constrained by geodetic and geological observations (UPLIFT)" will be established at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) München under the auspices of the Munich GeoCenter. Funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG), the RTG aims to understand and quantify uplift mechanisms of the continental lithosphere in an interdisciplinary approach involving geophysics, geodesy, geology, geomorphology, mathematics and computer science.
We invite applications for
10 Doctoral Positions and one Research scientist (all positions are full-time and fully funded)
10 doctoral candidate positions (for a period of 3 years) and 1 Post-Doctoral position (for a period of 4.5 years) can be filled starting in April 2022. The salary is according to working time and qualification (TV-L E13/E14, 100%).
The doctoral positions cover the following topics (supervisors in brackets):
The Post-doc position performs an interdisciplinary and integrative role and covers the topic
The new RTG will provide a tailored qualification and study programme at two of Germany's excellence universities, including topic-related lecture series, workshops, advanced course work, retreats, seminars, and geological excursions in an interdisciplinary, international and family-friendly environment, hosted in the vibrant city of Munich.
We are committed to generating a vibrant and diverse research community by recruiting a gender-balanced, international and interdisciplinary cohort.
To apply please submit the following documents:
to the application portal:https://www.efv.verwaltung.uni-muenchen.de/uplift
In case of questions, please contact the Head of the search committee and Speaker of the RTG Prof. Dr. Roland Pail (firstname.lastname@example.org), or the potential supervisor(s) of your topic of interest given above.
Applications that are submitted by January 21th, 2022 will be given full consideration but later applications will be considered if the positions are not yet filled.