16 Aug 2022

Deadline 20 September 2022

Contact laufkoetter@climate.unibe.ch

2 PhD and 1 Postdoc position available in Modelling the marine biological carbon cycle, at the University of Bern, Switzerland.

University of Bern are looking for highly-motivated students with a strong interest in oceanography, ocean biogeochemistry and plankton dynamics, and with excellent numerical skills. Applicants should have a Master in Computer Science, Physics, Environmental/Climate Sciences, or similar disciplines. Requirements for the positions are experience in programming (preferably knowledge in Fortran) and statistical data analysis, innate curiosity, enthusiasm for reading scientific literature, excellent communication skills in English (both verbal and written), and willingness to closely collaborate with colleagues at the University of Bern and internationally. Experience with satellite or climate model data and with tools to analyze climate data (Python, Matlab, Ferret or similar) is advantageous.

The earliest possible start date of the PhD and Postdoc positions is November 2022, the latest start date will be in early summer 2023