The Helmholtz Centre Potsdam - GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences is the national centre for geosphere research. As a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres we are part of the largest scientific organization in Germany. With approximately 1,300 employees our key mission is to secure a profound understanding of the systems and processes of solid Earth, to develop strategies and options for action in addressing global change and its impacts on a regional level, to understand natural hazards and to minimize associated risks, to ensure the sustainable provision of energy and raw materials for a high-tech society and to evaluate the influence of human activity on system Earth.
As a partner in Geo.X, the GFZ has access to an excellent network of other geoscience institutions in Potsdam and Berlin. This largest regional concentration of geoscientific competence in Europe offers first-class cooperation and development opportunities.
For section 1.1 "Space Geodetic Techniques" (department "Geodesy"), we are looking for a:
The advertised PhD position combines the GNSS processing and time series analysis with specific geodynamic applications of the data obtained at GFZ observatories, for instance in South America. The position is based in the Neotectonics group and is closely linked to the Section's operational GNSS analysis centers.
|Start date:||As soon as possible|
|Fixed term:||36 month|
|Salary:||The position is classed as salary group 13 according to "TVöD Bund (Tarifgebiet Ost)". The salary group is determined on the basis of the Collective Wage Agreement and the respective personal qualifications.|
|Working hours:||part-time 75% (currently 29.25 h/week)|
|Place of work:||Potsdam|