Leibniz-Zentrum für Agrarlandschaftsforschung e.V. - HR
The mission of the Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF) as a nationally and internationally active research institute is to deliver solutions for an ecologically, economically and socially sustainable agriculture – together with society. ZALF is a member of the Leibniz Association and is located in Müncheberg (approx. 35 minutes by regional train from Berlin-Lichtenberg). It also maintains a research station with further locations in Dedelow and Paulinenaue.
Student Assistant (m/f/d)
The DFG funded project "Der Einfluss von Erosion auf die Kohlenstoff-Dynamik in einem Kontinuum aus Getreidepflanze, Rhizosphären-Mikrobiom und organischer Bodensubstanz - CropRhizoSOM” is a cooperation of the research Areas 1 Microbial Biogeochemistry and Isotope Biogeochemistry and Gasfluxes Groups. It investigates the impact of soil erosion state on plant and soil on Carbon fluxes, Carbon Sequestration, and the Soil Microbiome in a 14C radiotracer lab experiment.
In order to support laboratory and greenhouse experiments within the project, we are offering a temporary position as a Student Assistant at our Institute in Müncheberg, starting 01.11.2021 until 31.04.2022 (6 month).
Assist the collection of gas flux, soil and plant samples of a greenhouse experiment
Basic laboratory work and sampling
Support of the experiment (e.g. watering plants)
Student in agriculture, biology, environmental or geo-science or related fields
Experience in field work and/or laboratory work related to agriculture
Knowledge of MS Word and Excel
Good communication skills in English
What we offer:
An interdisciplinary/international working environment
Practical work experience in sustainable agriculture research
Insight in scientific work at a non-university research institute
How to apply:
Women are particularly encouraged to apply. Applications from severely disabled persons with equal qualifications are favoured. Please send your application preferably by e-mail (one PDF file, max. 5 MB) with the usual documents, in particular CV, proof of qualification and certificates, stating the reference number 55-2021 until September 15th, 2021 to: Bewerbungen@zalf.de.
For cost reasons, application documents or extensive publications can only be returned if an adequately stamped envelope is attached.
If you apply, we collect and process your personal data in accordance with Articles 5 and 6 of the EU GDPR only for the processing of your application and for purposes that result from possible future employment with the ZALF. Your data will be deleted after six months.
You can find further information at: www.zalf.de/en/ueber_uns/Pages/Datenschutzerklaerung.aspx