ETH Zürich, Switzerland

The glaciology section of ETH’s Laboratory of Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaciology (VAW) invites applications for a Research assistant. The position is for an 18-month period and is expected to start between August and October 2020. 

Institute for Social-Ecological Research, Germany

In cooperation with Goethe University Frankfurt (GU), University Koblenz-Landau (UKL) and Trier University (TU), the Institute for Social-Ecological Research (ISOE) invites applications for 4 doctoral research positions in Hydrology, Human Geography, European Ethnology and Ecology. Deadline to apply is 14 June, 2020. 

University of Padova, Italy

Every year, the Doctoral Course in Geosciences receives a variable number of scholarships from the University but also applies for additional scholarships provided by Progetto dottorati - Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo both for foreign and national applicants. Research Projects on fixed topics funded by public or private bodies could also be available every year.

The Department of Geosciences of the University of Padova offers a PhD position for the research project "The Equilibrium Line Altitude (ELA) in the southern fringe of the Alps during the Last Glacial Maximum Proposers", to begin 1 October, 2020. Deadline to apply is 16 June, 2020

Bern, Switzerland

The Mountain Research Initiative (MRI)  is looking for a Scientific Project Officer role (50-60%) to begin 1 October 2020. Deadline to apply is Friday 10 July 2020.

Bern, Switzerland

The Mountain Research Initiative (MRI) is looking for a Student Assistant to begin as soon as possible (no later than 1 July 2020). Deadline to apply is extended to 8 June, 2020.

University of Bern, Switzerland

Biovision and the Center for Development and Environment (CDE) at the University of Bern are looking for a Co-Head to lead the the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Switzerland. The below job description is in German. Deadline to apply is 9 June, 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.

Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Germany

The Geo-ecosystems in Transition on the Tibetan Plateau (TransTiP) department of the Technische Universitat Braunschweig is seeking highly motivated and qualified early career researchers holding a M.Sc. or equivalent degree with a suitable background in geophysical sciences, environmental sciences, biological sciences, or related fields. Applicants must have excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral, and should have strong affection to acquire interdisciplinary work and research experience. Application deadline is 31 May 2020.

University of Calgary, Canada

The Arctic Institute of North America (AINA) at the University of Calgary, in partnership with the Canadian Mountain Network, is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar in Mountain Environmental Observing and Monitoring. 

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