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Job advertisement Post-Doctoral Fellowship Position in Earth Sciences

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Post-Doctoral Fellowship Position in Earth Sciences

Position
Post-Doctoral Fellowship Position in Earth Sciences

Employer
International Space Science Institute (ISSI) logo

International Space Science Institute (ISSI)

International Space Science Institute (ISSI)
Hallerstrasse 6
3012 Bern
Switzerland
Telephone +41 31 684 48 96
Email secretary@issibern.ch

Homepage: https://www.issibern.ch/postdoc-application/


Location
Bern, Switzerland

Sector
Academic

Type
Full time

Level
Experienced

Salary
Nationals from ESA Member States shall have priority. Salary and conditions of employment will be similar to those provided by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF salary ranges)

Required education
PhD

Application deadline
16 May 2022

Posted
11 May 2022

Job description

The successful candidate should have received a Ph.D. within the last five years in a field relating to Earth Sciences in general.
Applications for the post-doctoral fellowship position in Earth System Sciences relating to remote sensing of Earth system changes, including climate change, and related modeling and analysis of remotely sensed data are particularly welcome.
In addition to conducting his or her own research, the successful candidate will participate in the Institute’s research and meetings organization, working in close contact with the scientific staff of the Institute on the latter aspect. He or she may also lead or participate as a member in projects conducted by international teams at ISSI. Thus, he or she will be exposed to, and interact with, a numerous and varied community of scientists from throughout the world.
Nationals from ESA Member States shall have priority. Salary and conditions of employment will be similar to those provided by the Swiss National Science Foundation.
Further information may be obtained from the ISSI home page (https://www.issibern.ch) and from Prof. Michael Rast, +41 31 684 48 91, e-mail: michael.rast@issibern.ch.


How to apply

The submission should include a letter of application including a brief outline of foreseen research, the curriculum vitae, the list of publications and the names, and contact addresses of three potential references, not exceeding 5 pages in total (to be submitted as a single pdf file).
All applications must be received by ISSI no later than May 16, 2022, through the online submission form at https://www.issibern.ch/postdoc-application/.