Junior Research Group Leader Marine Geomicrobiology

University BremenWe are seeking candidates with strong scientific track records in the field of marine geomicrobiology, but will also consider outstanding candidates from related fields. We invite applicants with experience in a broad range of interdisciplinary methods such as biogeochemical, mineralogical, molecular biological, or imaging techniques as well as in field work, preferably at sea. The successful applicant will be expected to forge a bridge between and interact with research groups at the MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences and Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology.

The University of Bremen has received a number of awards for its gender and diversity policies and is particularly aiming to increase the number of female researchers. Applications from female candidates, international applications and applications from academics with a migration background are explicitly welcome. Disabled persons with the same professional and personal qualifications will be given preference.

Please send your application (with reference number A173/13) not later than 01st August 2013 to mschulz@marum.de. Paper versions or CD-ROMs may also be submitted to

Prof. Dr. Michael Schulz
MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences
University of Bremen
Leobener Straße
D-28359 Bremen, Germany

For further details about the above academic post, please go to the advertisement at the following web site: http://www.uni-bremen.de/universitaet/die-uni-als-arbeitgeber/stellen0.html