Postdoc Position at the University of Cologne, Germany

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Current state: Approved
Department: Institute of Geophysics and Meteorology
City: Cologne
Country: Germany
Contact Person: Joachim Saur
Contact Email: [email protected]
Institution: University of Cologne
Application Due Date: Monday, April 07 2014

A two-year postdoc position starting in September 2014 is available

within the Space Physics/Planetary Group of the Institute of

Geophysics and Meteorology at the University of Cologne, Germany. The

position is renewable up to a total length of 6 years subject to the

continuation of funding.


We look for candidates with interest in turbulence in space plasmas

or the interaction of planetary bodies (including extra-solar planets)

with their surrounding plasma environments. Theoretical, numerical

and/or observational approaches are equally well appreciated.


Interest to participate in the English-spoken teaching activities in

space plasma physics and planetary sciences of the Institute is

welcome. The position includes the possibility to pursue a



Candidates should submit a CV and a cover letter describing their

research experience and interests, and names and contact information

for two references. The position is open until filled, however we will

begin reviewing applications on April, 7 2014. We encourage women and

persons with disabilities to apply.


Applications should be submitted electronically to Joachim Saur,

Professor, Institute of Geophysics and Meteorology, University of

Cologne, Germany, [email protected]