Staff Geophysicist Position in the research unit “geodynamics” of the research division “Dynamics of the Ocean Floor”.

Job Description / Duties

The successful candidate will be in charge of developing his/her own research portfolio in the field of marine slope stability. Possible working areas include sedimentology, seismic imaging, tsunami modelling, slope and landslide mechanics, and marine geodesy. We expect the successful candidate to participate in marine geophysical expeditions and corresponding experience will be an asset.

Qualification

PhD in geosciences International publication record This is a full-time position that cannot be split.

This full-time position is available for an initial funding period of six years. The salary depends on qualification up to the class 13 TVöD of the German tariffs for public employees.

The GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female scientists and scientists with disabilities to apply.

Please send your applications for this post not later than 5 January 2013 using the keyword „landslide“ to the following address:

GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel Personalabteilung Frau Einfeldt Wischhofstraße 1-3 D-24148 Kiel GERMANY Please mention the keyword on the envelope and on the application.

A readdressed envelope is greatly appreciated.

For further information please contact Prof. Christian Berndt, ph.: +49 431 6002273 (cberndt@geomar.de).