PhD in Environmental Geosciences, Austria

Deadline: 27 June 2011
Open to: holders of a Diploma/Master in Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences or Chemistry
Scholarship: according the rules of the University

At the University of Vienna (15 faculties, 3 centres, about 180 fields of study, approx. 8.600 members of staff, approx. 85.000 students) the position of a

University Assistant (prae doc)
at the Department of Environmental Geosciences

is vacant.

Identification number of advertisement: 1995

The Department is looking for a Ph.D. student in the field of Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences or related sciences. A 4 year pre-doc research assistant position with the possibility to achieve a Ph.D is offered. The research profile must be in accordance with the research goals of the department (see the webpage). Please apply with a research statement (2-3 pages). The Department offers a position in a highly motivated international English speaking group and excellent lab conditions.

Degree of Employment: 30 hours/week

Research fields

Main research field Geology, Mineralogy
Special research fields Soil science, -protection;Geochemistry;Geology
Importance CAN


Diploma/Master in Earth Sciences, Environmental Sciences or Chemistry

Very good analytical or modeling experience to achieve the own research goals, which must be in accordance to the goals of the Department.

Application Process

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) and a research statement should be sent via Job Center to the University of Vienna no later than 27.06.2011 and be referenced to  the identification number 1995.

For further information please contact Kranzl, Sabine +43-1-4277-53301.

The University of Vienna intends to increase the number of women on its faculty, particularly in high-level positions, and therefore specifically invites applications by women. Among equally qualified applicants women will receive preferential consideration.

The official webpage.

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