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 4.3 "Climate Dynamics and Landscape Evolution" we invite applications for a
This position is part of the Helmholtz-Initiative Climate Adaptation and Mitigation (HI-CAM). Climate extremes and their impacts intensify in urban regions: urban heat islands, droughts, storms and floods impair human health, green and built infrastructure. The research will provide a comprehensive assessment of climate related risks for a number of key cities that suffer from climate extremes (e.g. Berlin, Cologne).
|Starting date:||as soon as possible|
|Fixed term:||2 years|
|Working hours:||full-time (currently 39 h/week); The position is, in principle, suitable for part-time employment.|
|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.|