We are looking for the Institute of Applied Geosciences (AGW) as soon as possible limited for 3 years a

Research Associate (f/m/d) (60 %)
"Thermal aquifer storage in Germany"

The aim of the research project is the quantification of environmental impacts using life cycle analysis (LCA), risks (risk analysis) and/or investigation of coupled processes in thermal aquifer storage with a focus on Germany. The research project is embedded in the Helmholtz program "Geoenergy". Currently, a demo facility is also planned at KIT as part of this project.

You have a university degree in one of the following disciplines: Applied Geosciences, Hydrogeology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences, (Geo-)Physics or a comparable scientific degree and are interested in working in an international and interdisciplinary team. Ideally, you have experience in the field of geothermal storage technologies, life cycle assessment, risk analysis or modelling of coupled underground processes.

We offer you an attractive and modern workplace with access to the excellent equipment of the KIT, a varied work, a wide range of training opportunities and a casino/cafeteria.

We prefer to balance the number of employees (f/m/d). Therefore we kindly ask female applicants to apply for this job.

Recognized severely disabled persons will be preferred if they are equally qualified.

Please apply online until 11.12.2020 using the vacancy number 1043 and the reference number 6 to Ms Brückner, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Human Resources, Kaiserstr. 12, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany. Please contact Prof. Dr. Philipp Blum, e-mail: blum@kit.edu for further information.

You can find further information on the internet: www.kit.edu

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posted: 20 November 2020    Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.