For any questions, do not hesitate to ask:
PD Dr. Cornelius Fischer Tel.: +49 351 260 4660
Place of work:
15 February 2022
English / German
Job-Id: 2022/28 (1371)
The HZDR is committed to equal opportunity employment and we strongly
encourage applications from qualified female candidates. We also carefully
consider all applications from job candidates with severe disabilities.
Bautzner Landstraße 400
PhD (f/m/d) Flow field tomography in porous media
As a member of the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, the HZDR
employs about 1,400 people. The Center's focus is on interdisciplinary
research in the areas energy, health and matter.
The Institut of Resource Ecology (IRE) performs research to protect humans
and the environment from hazards caused by pollutants resulting from technical
processes that produce energy and raw materials.
As part of the Institute, the Department of Reactive Transport invites
applications as PhD (f/m/d) Flow field tomography in porous media.
The position will be available from 1 April 2022. The employment contract is
limited to three years.
Perform flow and reactive transport experiments in complex porous
Analysis of fluid transport by positron emission tomography combined with
Testing of newly-developed reactive tracers to be used for migration
Analysis and interpretation of tomography data sets, data extraction for
subsequent use in reactive transport models
Publication of results in peer-reviewed journals
Master's degree in Earth/ Environmental Sciences, Material Science,
or similar background
Basic knowledge of analytics regarding the composition of porous materials
including image analysis, data processing, and visualization of
tomographic data is desirable
Excellent communication and team working skills in an interdisciplinary
Very good English language skills (verbal and written)
A vibrant research community in an open, diverse and international work
Scientific excellence and extensive professional networking opportunities
The employment contract is limited to three years
Salary and social benefits in conformity with the provisions of the
Collective Agreement TVöD-Bund
30 days of paid holiday leave
Company pension scheme (VBL)
A good work/life balance for which we offer assistance in the form of:
Possibility to work part-time
Flexible working hours
In-house health management
Kindly submit your completed application (including cover letter, CV,
diplomas/transcripts, etc.) only via our Online-application-system.
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