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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Aquatic Biogeochemistry Modeling

A postdoctoral position at the Department of Limnology, University of Vienna, is available to model the carbon cycle in headwater streams. The applicant is invited to integrate ongoing research on carbon fluxes, including CO2 evasion fluxes from streams to the atmosphere, at the Department of Limnology. Candidates must have a PhD in biogeochemistry or watershed hydrology and strong skills in mathematical modeling, with a clear record of creativity and scientific productivity.

The position will be held at the University of Vienna, Austria. A description of the research performed at the Department of Limnology can be found at www.univie.ac.at/deli. Funding is available for two years from the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), starting in May 2013. Applications must be mailed as a single pdf document to limnologie@univie.ac.at. Informal enquiries can be made directly to tom.battin@univie.ac.at. Review of the applications will be from 15 February and continue until the position is filled. Applications must include a CV, a 300-word statement about suitability for the position, a 300-word statement for career progression and the name and contact of three academic referees.