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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fac­ulty VI - Insti­tute of App­lied Geo­sci­en­ces / Hydro­geo­logy

Rese­arch Assist­ant - 0.75 working-time - salary grade E13 TV-L Ber­liner Hoch­schu­len

under the reserve that funds are gran­ted

Work­ing field:

The working group of the Department of Hydrogeology deals with the sustainable management of water resources as well as the complex behavior of water constituents and microorganisms in the environment. The future job holder is integrated in an interdisciplinary working group of engineers and natural scientists.

A person with extensive experience in experimental hydrochemical methods and laboratory experiments is sought for a 3-year DFG-funded research project focusing on real-time prediction of nitrate degradation in intensively used agricultural regions. Willingness to analyze the results using biogeochemical modeling is also desirable. The planned work will be carried out in close collaboration with cooperating partners at the Polytechnic University of Milan and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). The possibility of a PhD is given.


  • successfully completed university degree (Master, Diplom or equivalent) in environmental engineering, environmental science, or geoecology
Experience in the following topics is required:
  • biogeochemical processes in soil and groundwater,
  • hydrochemical laboratory experiments,
  • biogeochemical modeling using program codes such as PhreeqC.

Furthermore, good knowledge of the English language as well as good knowledge of German or the willingness to learn it and first experience in publishing research results are advantageous.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr. Irina Engelhardt, email:

How to ap­ply:

Please send your app­lic­a­tion with the ref­er­ence num­ber and the usual doc­u­ments only by email (sin­gle pdf file, max. 5 MB) to Prof. Dr. Irina Engel­hardt (

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Tech­nis­che Uni­ver­si­tät Ber­lin - Der Prä­sid­ent - Fak­ultät VI, Insti­tut für Ange­wandte Geo­wis­sen­schaf­ten, FG Hydro­geo­lo­gie, Prof. Dr. Irina Engel­hardt, Sekr. BH-N 3-2, Ernst-Reu­ter-Platz 1, 10587 Ber­lin