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  1. PhD students in Biogeosciences/Plant Ecology

    University of Geottingen, Bioclimatology group, Goettingen, Germany
    Application Deadline: 01 June 2017

    The Bioclimatology group ( at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is offering a position for a Ph.D. student in Biogeosciences/Plant Ecology/Soil sciences in the project OXYFLUX – Oxygen flux measurements as a new tracer for the carbon and nitrogen cycles in terrestrial ecosystems funded by the European Research Council (ERC). The position … Read more ]

  2. Postdoc position in process-based modelling of plant-plant and plant-environment interactions

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Uppsala, Sweden
    Application Deadline: 20 June 2017

    Food security and sustainable use of resources are central to the United Nations Sustainable Developmental Goals by 2030. Improved management of agroecosystems and available resources will be necessary to meet these challenging goals. Among management practices, increasing the diversity of crop systems has been suggested as a way to enhance … Read more ]

  3. Doctoral Researcher Position in Biogeochemical Modeling

    Collaborative Research Center AquaDiva with the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Jena, Germany
    Application Deadline: 16 June 2017

    Biogeochemical Modeling of Dynamic Subsurface Environments The PhD project is part of an AquaDiva project aiming at the development of a catchment-scale reactive transport model for the investigated site. For this purpose, the PhD project will focus on the numerical modeling of local-scale biogeochemical processes and their dependencies on properties … Read more ]

  4. Doctoral Researcher Position in Geochemistry/Geology/Soil science/Hydrogeology

    Collaborative Research Center AquaDiva at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Application Deadline: 16 June 2017

    Biogeochemistry in Zones of Fluctuating Groundwater: Alteration of Rock Surfaces and Interactions with Subsurface Colloids Strong groundwater fluctuations may affect the fluids, the habitats for the rock-surface microbiome, the biogeochemical weathering/alteration processes, and the mobilization and transport of readily-available solutes and colloids including biota. Using the field installations and novel … Read more ]

  5. Doctoral Researcher Position in Geochemistry/Geology/Soil Science/Hydrogeology

    Collaborative Research Center AquaDiva at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Application Deadline: 16 June 2017

    Monitoring Migration Pathways in the Subsurface Using Tailored Polymer Tracer Libraries Fluid flow and reactive transport in the Hainich Critical Zone Exploratory (CZE) environment take place in a complex structured hydrogeological setting. In order to reconstruct migration pathways of natural organic matter, tailored conservative and reactive tracers, which act as … Read more ]

  6. Doctoral Researcher Position in Hydrology/Soil Science/Geo-ecology

    Collaborative Research Center AquaDiva at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Application Deadline: 16 June 2017

    Effect of Canopy-Induced Heterogeneity on Water Flux Patterns below the Root Zone The project aims at understanding whether canopy-induced small-scale patterns of water fluxes have potential to affect area-averaged water fluxes below the rooting zone. This project goes beyond assessing the effect of canopies on precipitation, by accounting specifically also … Read more ]

  7. Doctoral Researcher Position in Microbiology/Biogeochemistry/Geo-ecology

    Collaborative Research Center AquaDiva at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany
    Application Deadline: 16 June 2017

    From the Forest Canopy to the Aquifer: the Role of Microbial Processes in the Origin and Fate of Nitrate in the Earth’s Critical Zone This project aims to understand, which factors are driving nitrification and nitrogen loss via denitrification or anammox across two superimposed oligotrophic limestone aquifer assemblages in the … Read more ]

  8. PhD Position in Ecological Modelling

    University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
    Application Deadline: 31 May 2017

    The University of Konstanz, with its “Institutional Strategy to promote Top-Level Research”, has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 within the framework of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal and State Governments. The Limnological Institute at the University of Konstanz is one of the leading institutes in lake research … Read more ]

  9. 7 Faculty Positions - Global Water Futures, University of Saskatchewan, Canada

    Global Institute for Water Security, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    To enhance the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) and Canada’s capability to deliver transformative science in Water Security, the Global Institute for Water Security (GIWS), U of S, invites applications from outstanding researchers for seven tenure-track or tenured positions as Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor, effective September 1, … Read more ]

  10. Postdoctoral Research Associate in Sedimentary Mineralogy and Geochemistry

    Georgia State University, Atlanta, United States
    Application Deadline: Open until the position is filled

    POST-DOC IN SEDIMENTARY MINERALOGY AND GEOCHEMISTRY Department of Geosciences, Georgia State University Atlanta, Georgia, USA The Department of Geosciences at Georgia State University seeks applicants for a Post-Doctoral Research Associate position, available as early as July 1, 2017. The assignment will include managing operations in the lab of Dr. Dan … Read more ]