The Wyss Academy for Nature at the University of Bern in Switzerland has opened three open-rank professorships in the areas of nature and people in socio-ecological systems, and three open-rank professorships in the area of sustainability transformations for nature and people. 

Deadlines to apply are 14 September 2020 and 12 October 2020, respectively.

Leuphana University of Lüneberg, Germany

The Faculty of Sustainability at Leuphana University of Lüneburg is looking for a full-time Research Associate for the project 'Kili-SES' to start in January 2021 for a fixed term of 2 years. 

Deadline to apply is 15 August 2020.

University of the Free State (Qwaqwa Campus), South Africa

The Afromontane Research Unit (ARU) of the University of the Free State currently offers one PostDoc and two PhD positions to begin 1 January 2021. Deadline to apply is 30 September, 2020.

ETH, Zürich

The Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology (VAW) at ETH offers a Doctorate in Laboratory Study of Subglacial Drainage.  The starting date is negotiable, the latest start being envisioned for 1 September 2020.

CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research), France

The postdoctoral fellow will be in charge of modelling the thermal and hydrological processes of high-mountain permafrost with the software Feflow® (DHI – WASY) for a period of 24 months. This work is conducted in the frame of the research project ANR-19-CE01-0018-01 WISPER : "Water and Ice related processes in Steep alpine bedrock PERmafrost", funded by the French National Research Agency.

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