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Open positions in the ICOS field


Doctoral Research Associate in Peatland Greenhouse Gas Emissions, University of Münster, Germany (fixed term, 65% FTE)

The Institute of Landscape Ecology in the Faculty of Geosciences at the University of Münster, Germany, is seeking to fill a position for a Doctoral Research Associate in Peatland Greenhouse Gas Emissions Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in (salary level TV-L E 13, 65%) at the earliest possible date. We are offering a fixed-term part-time position (65% FTE) for 3 years. As part of this position, the successful candidate will be required to teach a pro rata proportion of the full-time employee’s teaching commitment of 4 hours per week during the semester.

More information here.

Deadline for applications: 15 February 2023. 


Post-doctoral / Young Scientist Position, LSCE, France (fixed term, full-time)

Under the Copernicus Atmospheric Service portfolio and the Horizon Europe CAMEO project, LSCE is looking for a motivated post-doctoral or young data scientist to work on greenhouse gas emissions monitoring and evaluation. 

More information here. 

The position is available from 1 February 2023 and will remain open until filled. The expected start of the position is Spring 2023.


Post-doctoral fellow in biosphere-atmosphere interactions, Lund University, Sweden (fixed-term, full time)

The Centre for Environment and Climate Science (CEC) at Lund University is looking for a post-doctoral fellow for a project focusing on biosphere-atmosphere interactions. This project will represent a significant advance towards resolving how fluxes adapt to changes in the frequency and intensity of drought-rainfall events, bringing us closer to understanding and predicting the influence of climate change on terrestrial ecosystems and their carbon stocks.

More information here.

Deadline for applications: 24 February 2023. 


Associate or Ass. Prof. tenure track in Experimental Climate and Environmental Physics & Director of the High Altitude Research Stations Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat, University of Bern, Germany (full-time) 

The Division for Climate and Environmental Physics (CEP) of the Physics Institute, University of Bern, invites applications for the position of Associate or Ass. Prof. tenure track in Experimental Climate and Environmental Physics & Director of the High Altitude Research Stations Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat in the field of atmospheric trace gas observations (100%)

The candidates will develop an internationally recognized research program in the (isotopic) study of atmospheric trace gases and changes in the related biogeochemical cycles, with a strong focus on the application and development of new analytical methods. Among others, the research topic is expected to make use of the unique research infrastructure at the high alpine research stations Jungfraujoch and Gornergrat (HFSJG).

More information and application details here

Deadline for applications is 15.02.2023


PhD position at ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (fixed-term, full-time) 

ETH Zurich is looking for a PhD candidate (4-year position) to help investigate greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural lands within the DONA project. Preferred start date is April 2023.

More information: Open Positions – Grassland Sciences | ETH Zurich.