7 PhD Fellowships in Earth System Modelling 2020, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Germany


September 15, 2019

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Our Call for 2020 is going to open on 1 July 2019

Outstanding young scientists with strong interest in climate research, especially in the study and the modeling of the Earth system are encouraged to apply.

Our annual Call is aiming at students holding a Master’s degree (with written thesis) in physics, geophysical sciences (incl. meteorology and oceanography), chemistry, ecology, mathematics, computer science, engineering, economics, or political science. Also students currently working on their MSc thesis are encouraged to apply. 

Doctoral positions are available starting March 2020. Individual starting agreements will be made with successful candidates. For each position funding of approximately EUR 1,650 monthly net payment (duration up to 3 years) is available through a doctoral contract. This amount is sufficient to cover all basic living expenses.

The selection procedure includes an interview of short-listed candidates. Interviews are scheduled for the end of November.

Application procedure

Interested students should download the application guidelines and carefully follow the provided instructions. Be aware that we only and exclusively accept applications that follow the prescribed application scheme (online application, submission of all requested documents and arranging for reference letters using the prescribed reference forms).

Applicants are expected to inform the School with which potential supervisor they would like to work.

For more information click "LINK TO ORIGINAL" below.

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July 22, 2019