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[Met-jobs] PhD fellowships in atmospheric research

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Date Wed, 5 Nov 2014 11:45:52 +0000

7 PhD fellowships in Energy and Climate research @ Forschungszentrum Jülich, RWTH Aachen University, University of Bochum, University of Cologne, University of Wuppertal, Germany

The international graduate school for energy and climate research HITEC announces 7 PhD fellowships for doctoral candidates. Funding is provided for three years. In atmospheric research 13 projects and 2 research fields are open for application. For details of projects and research fields as well as the online application go to

HITEC (Helmholtz Interdisciplinary Doctoral Training in Energy and Climate) is a graduate school for scientists and engineers who want to earn a Ph.D. in the challenging fields of energy and climate research, and is a joint initiative between Forschungszentrum Jülich, the RWTH Aachen University, the University of Bochum, the University of Cologne, the University of Düsseldorf, and the University of Wuppertal.  HITEC offers a 3-year training programme which fosters scientific and professional qualification. HITEC is committed to scientific excellence, to an interdisciplinary and international research environment, to an accepting learning environment which embraces diversity, and aims to turn the Ph.D. students into well needed experts for academia and industry.


We are looking for highly motivated doctoral researchers. Candidates are expected to have a Master, a German "Diplom" or an equivalent degree, when they start their PhD project. The specifics of the degree and the experience required are indicated for the individual projects. The integration in national and international co-operations requires the willingness to cooperate in teams. We expect that you are able to communicate your results in oral and written form in very good English.


The best candidates will be invited to Germany for a week (16 -25 March, 2015) in order to work out the details of the project with the research group which hosts the project. Successful candidates will receive an email notification about the admission and invitation by the end of January. The final decision will be reached after individual presentations to the HITEC Advisory Board on 24 March. The earliest starting point will be May 2015, later starts are possible.

For your application please use the application form provided on the HITEC website and follow the procedure as indicated. Please submit your application with the relevant documentation electronically until 5 December  2014 to



Dr. Bärbel Köster

Graduate School HITEC

Forschungszentrum Jülich

52425 Jülich

Phone: +492461 61 1595

Fax: +4922461 61 8250




Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH
52425 Juelich
Sitz der Gesellschaft: Juelich
Eingetragen im Handelsregister des Amtsgerichts Dueren Nr. HR B 3498
Vorsitzender des Aufsichtsrats: MinDir Dr. Karl Eugen Huthmacher
Geschaeftsfuehrung: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Marquardt (Vorsitzender),
Karsten Beneke (stellv. Vorsitzender), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Bolt,
Prof. Dr. Sebastian M. Schmidt

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