Fully Funded Phd Position In Global River Morphology Classification (1.0 Fte)

Utrecht University
September 30, 2023
Offerd Salary:€2,541
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Fully funded PhD position in Global river morphology classification (1.0


Job description The Department of Physical Geography has a vacant fully funded PhD position. This project is focused on the global morphological classification of rivers and the causal analysis of global patterns using remote sensing. It allows you to have significant autonomy in shaping and executing your research.

Qualifications We welcome your contribution to the advancement of knowledge in the field of physical geography and river systems. We look forward to your application if you have:

Offer You will be offered a temporary position (1.0 FTE), initially for one year with an extension to a total of four years upon a successful assessment in the first year, and with the specific intent that it results in a doctorate within this period. The gross salary ranges between €2,541 in the first year and €3,247 in the fourth year of employment (scale P according to the Collective Labour Agreement Dutch Universities) per month for a full-time employment. Salaries are supplemented with a holiday bonus of 8% and a year-end bonus of 8.3% per year. About the organization A better future for everyone. This ambition motivates our scientists in executing their leading research and inspiring teaching. At Utrecht University, the various disciplines collaborate intensively towards major strategic themes. Our focus is on Dynamics of Youth, Institutions for Open Societies, Life Sciences and Pathways to Sustainability. Sharing science, shaping tomorrow.The team of the Department of Physical Geography excels in research and education on BSc, MSc and PhD level. We research processes, patterns and dynamics of earth's systems from the mountains to the sea, and the interaction in between. This knowledge is essential for the sustainable management of our planet and to guarantee the availability of resources for the next generations. We are a lively department that hosts an active early career community (PhD-students, researchers and lecturers). We organise a warm welcome for every new member. Additional information For more information about this position, please contact:

Everyone deserves to feel at home at our university. We welcome employees with a wide variety of backgrounds and perspectives.

  • The first round of interviews will take place on 9/10/2023. This round of interviews may be online via MS Teams.
  • The second round of interviews will take place on 19/10/2023.
  • If you have an international (not-Dutch) Master-diploma you can be requested to send your BA- and MA-diplomas and gradelists.

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    The application deadline is 30/09/2023

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