The Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences is the national research centre for Earth sciences in Germany. With approx. 1,260 employees (including visiting scientists), the GFZ is conducting interdisciplinary research on the "System Earth" and the influence of humans on the planet. As a member of the Helmholtz Association, it is part of Germany's largest science organization.
For Section 1.3 "Earth System Modelling" we invite applications for a
The satellite gravimetry mission GRACE-FO has been successfully launched in May 2018 in a joint effort between NASA and GFZ to continue the 15-years long record of global monthly gravity fields acquired with the GRACE mission between 2002 and 2017. We are looking for a motivated Ph.D. student to contribute to the development of a new non-tidal ocean dealiasing model. The position will be part of the newly established research group NEROGRAV founded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG).
|Starting date:||1st October 2019|
|Fixed term:||3 years|
|Salary:||This position has been assessed as being salary group 13 according to "TVöD Bund (Tarifgebiet Ost)". The salary group will be determined by the conditions of the collective wage agreement and the appropriate personal qualifications.|
|Working hours:||part-time 75% (currently 29.25 h/week)|