Tenure Track Professorship (W1/W2) in Energy Meteorology

Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen (DE)
Sep 04, 2018
Oct 04, 2018
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The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Cologne invites applications for a

This call is part of the Federal Tenure Track Programme. It addresses researchers at an early career stage. We seek a candidate with experience in basic research related to the potential of solar and wind energy, with focus on climate diagnostics characterizing the variability of solar radiation and wind. Collaboration with the Faculty of Economics regarding the development of new methods for using meteorological variables for advanced energy models, e.g. networks, energy markets, is desired.

The candidate will be involved in the bachelor programme "Geophysik und Meteorologie" (in German) and the master program "Physics of the Earth and Atmosphere" (in English). In addition to teaching basic meteorological modules, teaching connected to the research fields energy meteorology and climate diagnostics is expected.

More details on the qualification requirements and the evaluation process are available in the full announcement on the Academic Job Portal of the University of Cologne (https://berufungen.uni-koeln.de).

The University of Cologne is an equal opportunity employer. Applications of women and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged. Applications should include a letter of motivation with teaching and research statements accompanied by supporting documents. Applications should be submitted via the Academic Job Portal of the University of Cologne (https://berufungen.uni-koeln.de) no later than 15 October 2018.