The working group "Experimental Geophysics" of the Institute for Geology, Mineralogy, and Geophysics in the Department of Geosciences of Ruhr-Universität Bochum seeks to fill

PhD-positions (E13 75 %)

at the earliest possible date. The positions refer to work in projects related to hydro-mechanical experiments in boreholes and in the laboratory.

To be considered, applicants have to hold a university degree (Master or Diploma) in geosciences or a related science or engineering discipline. Applicants with experience in experimentation either in the laboratory or in the field will be given preference. A solid background in physics and mathematics is mandatory. Applicants are requested to submit a CV and a motivation letter to Prof. Dr. J. Renner,

Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany's leading research universities drawing its strength from both the diversity and the proximity of scientific and engineering disciplines on a single, coherent campus. This highly dynamic setting enables students and researchers to work across traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties.

Ruhr-Universität Bochum is an equal-opportunity employer.

posted: 10 August 2020     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.