Postdoctoral research fellow in Remote Sensing
(Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter/ Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, EG 13 TV-L, 100%)
The Center for Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces (ZFL), University of Bonn, Germany, offers a position for a postdoctoral research fellow in Remote Sensing starting from 1st October 2017. The position is limited to 1 year, with the possibility of prolongation. The research associate will be employed in the interdisciplinary project “GlobalDrought” led by the University of Bonn. The project aims to develop a global drought information system to characterize drought events and their impact on water resources, crop productivity, food trade, food security and the demand for international food aid.
ZFL is a well-known interdisciplinary center of the University of Bonn dedicated to research and teaching in the fields of Remote Sensing, Geo-information sciences and spatial modelling. We are an interdisciplinary and international team with members of various backgrounds, working on subjects related to applied Remote Sensing and Geo-information. ZFL has a modern and well-equipped laboratory available for research activities. ZFL runs research projects and supports teaching programs at the University of Bonn and beyond. More information on our center could be found here: www.zfl.uni-bonn.de.
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Please submit your application (in English) with reference number 2017/GlobDrought, containing a cover letter, statement of research interests (2 pages maximum), curriculum vitae with list of publications, copies of diplomas in one PDF document and by e-mail to Ellen Götz firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for applications 21st August 2018. For questions related to the offered position, please, contact Dr. Olena Dubovyk email@example.com.
The University of Bonn is an equal opportunity employer that tries to increase the number of women in research and teaching. Applications of handicapped persons will be favored, when all other qualifications are equal.