Senior Research Scientist in Magnetospheric Physics, Tenure Track

The Department of Geophysics of the German Geophysical Center (GFZ) seeks exceptional candidates for a senior research scientist in magnetospheric and space physics. Candidates will be illegible to apply for a permanent position within 3 years of the start date. Expertise of
a successful candidate may include, but is not limited to magnetospheric physics, ionospheric physics, heliophysics, or planetary magnetospheres. The successful candidate is expected to conduct independent research, develop and maintain a vigorous externally funded
research program in a field within the addressed areas, to mentor students at graduate level. She/he will be expected to teach classes or participate in teaching classes.

Please submit your application by 15th February 2017 quoting the reference no. 93/23/16 G via email to applications@gfz-potsdam.de. Please combine your application documents (statement of research and teaching strategy, CV including list of publications and 3 reference contacts) into a single PDF file with a size of up to 3 megabytes.

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