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Open positions at ICOS field

 

Project Engineer in environmental studies about forest ecosystems at the French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment

The French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment (INRAE) is a public research establishment. You will be welcomed in the research unit ISPA, within the research team of the project SWATCH (international programme PRIMA) led by Pr J.-C. Domec and Dr D. Loustau. The ISPA unit is located close from the Bordeaux city and belongs to the INRAE centre Bordeaux-Nouvelle Aquitaine. The SWATCH project aims at monitoring and modelling the water and CO2 flux in Mediterranean environments.

The field work will be mainly located in two stations at 45 and 15 km from the lab. The Salles station is a Pine forest that is part of the ICOS Ecosystem station network (station labelled in 2019) and the Xylosylve station is a large-scale experiment comparing innovative forest management strategies and including 8 management strategies.

More information about the role, skill requirements and application process can be found here.

Application deadline: 31st August, 2020

 

Post doc in process modelling in forest biogeochemistry at the French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment

The French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food, and the Environment (INRAE) is a public research establishment. You will be welcomed in the research unit ISPA, within the research team of the project GO+ (Program GRAINE, Ademe, PRIMA, and Région Nouvelle Aquitaine) with Dr D. Loustau, L. Augusto and Pr. Jean-Christophe Domec. The ISPA unit is located close from the Bordeaux city and belongs to the INRAE centre Bordeaux-Nouvelle Aquitaine and Bordeaux-Sciences-Agro. The GO+ project aims at projecting the effects of climate scenarios on French forests and interactions with management alternatives. 

More information about the role, skill requirements and application process can be found here.

Application deadline: 31st August, 2020

 

Scientific Software Developer for the Central Analytical Laboratory of ICOS at the Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry

The Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry in Jena, Germany is an internationally renowned research institution with currently about 230 employees and is dedicated to basic research in the field of Earth System Sciences with a focus on climate and ecosystems. They are looking for a Scientific Software Developer (Full-time; fixed-term for 2 years) for the Central Analytical Laboratory of the European research infrastructure Integrated Carbon Observation System (ICOS) - a Europe-wide observation network for greenhouse gases.

The ICOS laboratory in Jena produces the calibration gases for atmospheric measurements at measuring stations, supports these measuring stations in air sampling on site, and carries out the highly accurate analysis of such air samples.

To learn more about the job requirements and application process, click here

Application deadline: 6th September, 2020