Hi everyone,

Please share this PostDoc position (see attachment, deadline 20th Sept 2018!!) with any potential

The Department of Microbiology and Ecosystem Science looks for a postdoctoral
researcher at the interface between Soil Biogeochemistry (especially of microbial
processes in soil) and Global Change Ecology (effects of drought, elevated carbon
dioxide and temperature). We are a committed team and offer a creative working
atmosphere, flexible working times and a suitable starting salary.

Job Description:
Your area of responsibility includes the design and execution of own research
projects, as well as the publication of results in international peer-reviewed journals.
Furthermore we expect your collaboration in already ongoing projects in the team
and your participation in teaching. 40 hours/week, 1st of Oct. 18 to 31st of May, 22

- PhD degree (Biology/Ecology/Soil Science)
- Excellent command of written and spoken English
- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing
- Documented publication activity in peer-reviewed journals
- Good team-working ability

Professional competences (all of the following are expected):
+ Excellent knowledge in the area of soil biogeochemistry with a focus on soil
   processes (carbon cycling) and microbial ecology (plant-microbe interactions)
+ Excellent knowledge in the area of global change biology/ecology, with a focus on
+ Experience in working in agro-ecosystems and natural ecosystems

Additional competences, required documents, Contact:

This position is listed under 'Current job vacancies, No 8873

Applications including a letter of motivation (German or English) should be
submitted via the Job Center to the University of Vienna
( no later than 20.09.2018, mentioning
reference number 8873.

40 hours/week, 1st Oct. 2018 to 31st May 2022

Christof, Wolfgang, Andreas

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wanek
Division of Terrestrial Ecosystem Research
Department of Microbiology and Ecosystem Science
Research Network "Chemistry Meets Microbiology"
University of Vienna
A-1090 Vienna, Althanstrasse 14
Phone: +43 1 4277 76662
Fax: +43 1 4277 9542
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