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The International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) is the global union of soil scientists. The objectives of the IUSS are to promote all branches of soil science, and to support all soil scientists across the world in the pursuit of their activities. This website provides information for IUSS members and those interested in soil science.

Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Institute of Soil Research is currently seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate

Extent of employment: 40 hours per week (negotiable)
Duration of employment: 2 years FTE, starting by early 2021 (negotiable)
Workplace: Peter-Jordanstraße 82, 1190 Vienna, Austria

Gross monthly salary and pay grade in terms of collective agreement for university staff (payable 14 times per year): B1 lit. b, € 3.889,50

Within the eLTER PLUS Project (Advanced Community Project for the eLTER Research Infrastructure, https://www.lter-europe.net/projects/PLUS ), the Institute of Soil Research at BOKU is coordinating the task “Plot scale ecosystem process understanding”, which aims to study ecosystem responses to globally critical environmental challenges.

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