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Autumn or winter 2021/2022
German TVöD 13
We, the Solar Energy Meteorology team within the Institute for Solar Research are looking for a motivated meteorologist/physicist/agronomist/engineer/natural scientist (or similar) for a PhD thesis to develop a yield model for different concepts of Agrivoltaics. Agrivoltaics describes the combination of electricity production and agricultural use of arable land. This combination can be realized by e.g. elevating PV modules to cultivate crops below or by mounting PV modules on top of horticultural greenhouses. Our aim is to optimize the possible combinations of different PV technologies, crop types and economical yields from food and electricity production.
Your tasks will be:
Next to flexible work hours (within core time) we also offer the opportunity for continuous education and advanced training possibilities by participation in several courses of DLR’s Graduate Program. You will be part of a young, diverse and motivated team aiming to build a sustainable future. You will have the possibility to work every day knowing you're doing your best to fix the planet and to fight climate change. The PhD thesis is planned to be finalized in three years. Are you interested in joining and supporting us working within DLR and at the sunny Spanish Plataforma Solar de Almeria (a solar energy research center belonging to our Spanish partner CIEMAT).
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Look forward to a fulfilling job with an employer who appreciates your commitment and supports your personal and professional development.
Our unique infrastructure offers you a working environment in which you have unparalleled scope to develop your creative ideas and accomplish your professional objectives.
Our human resources policy places great value on a healthy family and work-life-balance as well as equal opportunities for persons of all genders (f/m/x).
Individuals with disabilities will be given preferential consideration in the event their qualifications are equivalent to those of other candidates.
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Dr. rer. nat. Natalie Hanrieder
Institute of Solar Research
Phone: +49 2203 601-4226