Job announcement Microbial Ecology (Bio-07/2013)
The Department of Biological Oceanography (working group Ecophysiology, Schulz-Vogt) of the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW) is offering a full-time position (40 hrs/week) as
at the earliest convenience. Remuneration is paid in accordance with the TV-L salary scale at level EG 13 monthly gross salary. The employment is temporary for 3 years.
The IOW is an independent institute of the Leibniz Association, engaged in system analysis of coastal and marginal seas, with special focus on the Baltic Sea. The scientists of the four sections (Physical Oceanography, Marine Chemistry, Biological Oceanography and Marine Geology) cooperate within the framework of a joint research program.
A doctor degree and experiences in the research field Microbial Ecology/Marine Microbiology are required for application. The exact direction of work conducted at IOW depends on the research foci of the candidate, but should be clearly related to the Baltic Sea and the research program of the institute.
Applicants are asked to send their complete applications (covering letter including research interests, CV, complete list of accepted or published manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals, electronic copy oft he PhD-thesis, copies of certificates) with quoting the
Until 10th December 2013 to:
Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemuende
Dept. Human Resources
Applications of disabled persons with same professional and personal βqualification will be treated preferentially. Please indicate a handicap in the cover letter and enclose the relevant certificate.
The IOW promotes equal opportunities and has been awarded the Total Equality Certificate. Applications of female candidates are expressly encouraged and female applicants will be preferably employed. Part-time work is possible. Our family office, equipped with computer workstation and toys, offers parents the opportunity to take children to the IOW for shorter periods.
The Leibniz Insitute for Baltic Sea Research offers a varied work in the immediate vicinity of the Baltic Sea. Interdisciplinary research topics around the Baltic Sea ecosystem, broad in-house expertise in physical, chemical and biological oceanography, and marine geology, state-of-the-art laboratory equipment and infrastructure together with modern facilities provide an excellent framework for best research conditions.
Application and travel costs cannot be reimbursed.