CliCCS 21.01.2019

Open Postdoc and PhD positions

Application deadlines vary!

Universität Hamburg and its partner institutions invite applications for research associate positions within the Cluster of Excellence “CliCCS”. Within the course of the upcoming year a total of  18  Postdoc positions as well as 30 PhD positions will have to be filled.
Participating departments include biology, geosciences (oceanography, meteorology, geography, soil sciences), humanities, law, mathematics and informatics, river and coastal engineering, social economics, social sciences and humanities, urban planning and regional development.

CLIMATE, CLIMATIC CHANGE, AND SOCIETY (CliCCS) is an ambitious research program at Universität Hamburg and its partner institutions Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Helmholtz-Center for Material and Coastal Research, GIGA German Institute of Global and Area Studies and the German Climate Computing Center as well as Hafen City Universität and Technische Universität Hamburg. Funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) for a duration of seven years it is part of Germany’s Excellence Strategy.

The program aims to understand climate changes, taking into account internal variability, extreme events, and unexpected side effects, addressing the natural and social spheres as well as their interactions.