In the Institute of Geosciences at Faculty 11 Geosciences/Geography, there is a vacancy in the Applied Geophysics Unit for

PostDoctoral Research Assistant (E13 TV-G-U)

for a limited period until 30.09.2022. The grading is based on the job characteristics of the collective agreement applicable to the Goethe University (TV-G-U).

The duties include the magnetotelluric project management, data processing and 3D modelling/inversion as well as the supervision of scientific equipment for geophysical field work in the Applied Geophysics Unit. Opportunity for self-determined research is given.

The candidate must hold a PhD in geophysics or physics with a focus on magnetotellurics and should have an excellent academic record, the ability to work in a team, advanced experience in the field of practical magnetotellurics (driving licence class B) and expertise in numerical methods for data processing and modelling.

The University is committed to gender equality and therefore strongly encourages women to apply. People with disabilities will be given preferential consideration if they are equally qualified.

Please send your application documents by 09.03.2021 to Prof. Dr. Andreas Junge, Institute of Geosciences, Altenhöferallee 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main or by e-mail to

Please do not submit original documents, as these will not be returned.

posted: 23 February 2021     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.