PhD candidate and postdoctoral position "The Future Ocean"
Interested to work on your own research project in a multidisciplinary marine science environment?
The Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean" offers funding for PhD and postdoc projects in Kiel, Germany. Projects will be funded for up to three years. The call is open until February 28th, 2014.
We ask for: Your proposal on cutting edge research complementing our research areas
We offer: Funding for PhD candidate and postdoctoral projects to be conducted in Kiel, Germany
PhD Projects: Funding will be granted for three years.
Postdoc Projects: Projects may be granted for up to three years. Proponents must have completed their PhD before July 2014.
Requirement: The project must be conducted at a host institution in Kiel.
Start of Funding: Between July 1st and November 1st, 2014.
End of project: Under no circumstances later than October 31st, 2017. See details for proposal preparation and submission at www.futureocean.org/proposal-call-2013 The Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean" is a network of researchers from seven faculties of the Kiel University, two research institutes, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research and Leibniz Institute for the World Economy (IfW), as well as the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design (MKHS). The Cluster’s mission is to use the results of multidisciplinary research to predict the future of the Earth’s marine environment. This includes understanding changes to the past and present ocean as well as the interaction between society and the ocean in regard to marine resources, services and risks. This Mission carries with it an obligation to develop and assess scientifically-based global and regional ocean governance options, including their legal, economic and ethical aspects. The Cluster uses innovative and suitable means to share its findings with the international scientific community, stakeholders, decision makers, civil society and the public at large. For questions please contact email@example.com.