The Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main is one of the largest universities in Germany with around 48,000 students and with about 5,000 employees. Founded in 1914 by Frankfurt citizens and since 2008 once again proud of its foundation status Goethe Univer-sity possesses a high degree of autonomy, modernity and professional diversity. As a com-prehensive university, the Goethe University offers a total of 16 departments on five campus-es and more than 100 degree programs along with an outstanding research reputation.

The Earth Science Department of the Geosciences/Geography Faculty of Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main offers a position as a

Research Assistant (m/f/d)
(E13 TV-G-U, 75%-part-time)

which is to be filled as soon as possible, limited for three years. The salary grade is based on the job characteristics of the collective agreement applicable to Goethe-University (TV-G-U).

The position involves working on a DFG-funded project on "Folding and boudinage of oblique single layers under non-plane conditions".

Requirements for the position are a university degree in geosciences and a special aptitude for in-depth scientific work. Additionally to solid knowledge in tectonics/structural geology, experience in the field of modeling geological deformation structures is expected.

The Goethe University is committed to a policy of providing equal employment opportunities for both men and women alike, and therefore encourages particularly women to apply for the position/s offered. Individuals with severe disability will be prioritized in case of equal qualifica-tion.

Please send your application containing the usual documents (CV, transcripts, description of the scientific or professional career, list of publications) until 13.09.2022 to: Prof. Dr. Gernold Zulauf, Institut für Geowissenschaften, Universität Frankfurt a.M., Altenhöferallee 1, D-60438 Frankfurt a.M.. Further information will be given by E-Mail: Costs incurred in the application process will not be reimbursed by Goethe University.

posted: 23 August 2022     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.