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13.04.2017 16:58

Full Position in Environmental Analytical Chemistry (“Assistant”)

Faculty of Science, Center for Applied Geoscience

Full Position in Environmental Analytical Chemistry (“Assistant”)

at the Center for Applied Geoscience, University of Tübingen, Germany (Prof. Dr. C. Zwiener) to be filled August 1st 2017 (3 years).


Polar organic compounds originating from natural and anthropogenic sources considerably affect water quality. A focus is on new emerging contaminants like pharmaceuticals and personal care products, transformation products and natural organic matter (NOM). We look for a person willing to develop new approaches for the analysis, occurrence and fate of organic trace compounds and their transformation products. Application areas are processes in the environment and in water treatment.


The successful candidate holds a PhD (doctorate) and has a strong background in Environmental and Analytical Chemistry, as well as in LC-MS applications for organic trace compounds including high-resolution mass spectrometry. The applicant seriously pursues a career in academia or research in an interdisciplinary environment of geo and environmental sciences, acquires successfully third-party-funding and supports in teaching.


Salary is based on TV-L E13 and employment takes place via the Central Administration of the University. In the case of equivalent qualified and experienced candidates, physically challenged applicants are given preference. The University of Tübingen aims to increase of the portion of women in research and teaching and encourages applications from qualified female scientists.


Please send your application with a detailed curriculum vitae, a publication list, a statement of your research interests, and the names of two potential referees to:


Prof. Dr. Christian Zwiener
Environmental Analytical Chemistry
at the Center for Applied Geoscience
Hölderlinstr. 12
D-72074 Tübingen


E-mail: Christian.zwiener[at]