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Insti­tut für Kli­ma­fol­gen­for­schung - Sci­ence

The cli­mate needs bright minds. The Pots­dam Insti­tute for Cli­mate Impact Research (PIK) addresses cru­cial sci­entific ques­tions in the fields of global change, cli­mate impacts and sus­tain­able devel­op­ment. PIK is one of the world's lead­ing research insti­tu­tions in its field and offers nat­ural and social sci­ent­ists from around the world an inspir­ing envir­on­ment for excel­lent inter­dis­cip­lin­ary research.

Research pos­i­tion (m/f/d)


(Pos­i­tion num­ber: 49-2022 Postdoc/ PhD OVER­HANG)

Working field:

Key respons­ib­il­it­ies:

  • invest­ig­ate the role of fin­an­cial inter­me­di­ation in the con­text of cli­mate policy,   
  • apply exist­ing the­ory and develop new mod­els,
  • ana­lyze the effect of fin­an­cial sec­tor policies and reg­u­la­tion,   
  • par­ti­cip­ate in pro­ject and stake­holder meet­ings and sci­ence-soci­ety dia­logue,
  • present at inter­na­tional con­fer­ences and pub­lish in aca­demic journ­als.


We are look­ing for can­did­ates with:

  • PhD or Mas­ter in eco­nom­ics or/and fin­ance or equi­val­ent,   
  • train­ing in formal, quant­it­at­ive meth­ods,
  • excel­lent ana­lyt­ical skills and expert­ise in the­or­et­ical and applied mod­el­ing (optim­iz­a­tion, equi­lib­rium or stochastic mod­el­ing),
  • exper­i­ence in pro­gram­ming and numer­ical solu­tion approaches,
  • a strong motiv­a­tion and team-ori­ented approach,
  • strong oral com­mu­nic­a­tion and writ­ing skills in Eng­lish,
  • exper­i­ence in peer-reviewed pub­lic­a­tion and know­ledge of Ger­man are advant­ages.

What we offer:

We offer:

  • the chance to be part of a cre­at­ive, inter­dis­cip­lin­ary team,
  • a stim­u­lat­ing work­ing envir­on­ment in an inter­na­tion­ally recog­nised research insti­tute on Pots­dam's beau­ti­ful, his­toric Tele­grafen­berg cam­pus, a short com­mut­ing dis­tance from Ber­lin,
  • flexi-time and mobile work­ing (up to 40% of your hours),
  • a col­lect­ive pay scheme and asso­ci­ated bene­fits as well as a sub­sid­ized travel card.

How to apply:

Please apply by 11.12.2022 dir­ectly using our applic­a­tion form on our web­site.