Postdoctoral Researcher Position at iDiv, the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research
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Universität Leipzig / Leipzig University / Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena / Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZHalle (Saale), Jena, Leipzig
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iDiv, the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research Halle-Jena-Leipzig, invites applications to four postdoctoral researcher
positions for candidates who have a strong background in integrative biodiversity research and are keen to develop scientific networks.
They will play a vital part in enhancing iDiv’s scientific strategy and sharpening the research profile of iDiv in key thematic areas.
iDiv is hosted by Leipzig University (UL) and operates together with Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU), Friedrich-Schiller-University
Jena (FSU) and the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ. The scientific consortium is further enhanced by the expertise of other
research institutes, including several Max Planck Society institutes and the Leibniz Association.
Specifically, we offer the following positions, which are detailed on
Project “Scale-dependent drivers of biodiversity change in marine and terrestrial ecosystems”, Prof. Dr. Helmut Hillebrand (University Oldenburg), Prof. Dr. Jonathan Chase
Project “Mapping global land-use patterns and recent historical changes”, Dr. Carsten Meyer
Project “Automated high throughput pollen diversity monitoring to study the ecosystem services air quality and pollination (PolDiv)”, Dr. Susanne Dunker
Project “PhenObs - botanical gardens as a global phenological observation network”, Prof. Dr. Christine Römermann
opportunities to develop and advance scientific networks
Work in a dynamic, international and interdisciplinary environment
Cutting edge research in modern facilities
The opportunity to participate in the development of an integrative research centre
Highly motivated scientists with a strong interest to participate in sharpening the iDiv research profile. German skills are not a prerequisite
for all positions, but good command of English is necessary. Applicants must hold a PhD degree in a relevant field. The employment contract is
limited for two years; salary will be paid in accordance with the German public service salary scale (TV-L/TVöD Bund E13, full time employment),
unless indicated otherwise in the detailed descriptions.
Severely disabled persons are encouraged to apply and will be given preference in case of equal suitability. Applications are accepted via our application portal under
https://apply.idiv.de. Applying via email is questionable under data
protection law. The sender assumes full responsibility. Please send hard copy applications to: German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv)
Halle-Jena-Leipzig; Dr. Hanna Weise; Deutscher Platz 5e; 04103 Leipzig. For submission deadlines please refer to the detailed descriptions. For queries on
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