At the Institute for Marine and Atmospheric research Utrecht the following vacancies are open for application:

Within the Netherlands Earth System Science Centre (NESSC), we invite applications for 6 PhD positions at IMAU in the field of Earth System Science:


Atmospheric Physics and Chemistry group:

1) Characterization of geological, biological and atmospheric methane 


Oceans and Climate group:

2) Climate response in past warm climates 

3) Carbon Cycle Feedbacks and Climate Tipping Behaviour

4) Role of atmospheric dynamics in shaping climate (also Atmospheric Dynamics group)


Ice and Climate group:

5) Physics of the Mid-Pleistocene transition in a coupled climate, ice sheet carbon cycle model

6) Firn saturation as a tipping point for ice sheet melt


Deadline for applications: 19 May 2019

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