Technische Universität Dresden - Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Department of Geosciences, Institute of Geography, Chair of Computational Landscape Ecology
The TU Dresden is one of eleven German universities that were identified as an “excellence university”. TUD has about 36.500 students and almost 5319 employees, 507 professors among them, and, thus, is the largest university in Saxony, today.
Having been committed to sciences and the engineering before the reunification of Germany, TU Dresden now is a multi-discipline university, also offering humanities and social sciences as well as medicine.
(subject to personal qualification employees are remunerated according to salary group E 13 TV-L)
The position is starting as soon as possible, subject to resources being available. The position is limited to three years. The period of employment is governed by the Fixed Term Research Contracts Act (Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz-WissZeitVG). Balancing family and career is an important issue. The post is generally suitable for candidates seeking part-time employment. Please tell us in your application.
The position is part of the interdisciplinary research project BESTMAP – Behavioural, Ecological and Socio-economic Tools for Modelling Agricultural Policy (September 2019 - August 2023, www.bestmap.eu), funded by the EU Research and Innovation programme (Horizon 2020). In BESTMAP, 13 research institutions and companies from seven European countries work closely together to assess the impact of agricultural policy changes on the environment (biodiversity, ecosystem services), climate and socio-economic metrics in Europe using modern modelling approaches.