Vacancy No. 3539

Researcher / preferably PostDoc (f/m/d)

Our research and teaching is on deformation of reservoirs, diagenesis and rock magnetics. This includes energy- and mineral resources and associated value chains.

Job description

You and a PhD student (f/m/d) work in an interdisciplinary team of geodesists, geomechanics, geophysicists, the Geological Survey NRW and industry partners on subsurface elevation of German coal districts due to groundwater rise. You use outcrops, maps and well data, and build reservoir models including our knowhow on fracture detection as well as our petrographic and petrophysical rock characterizations.

Personal qualification

Successful candidates should have completed their master and PhD studies in the fields of geosciences, geophysics or in related fields.

Organizational unit

Institute of Applied Geosciences (AGW)

Starting date

zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt

Further information can be requested from Prof. Dr. Chr. Hilgers (email: or phone: +49 721 608-42139.


Please apply online using the button below for this vacancy number 3539 .
Personnel Support is provided by 

Ms Brückner
phone: +49 721 608-42016,

Kaiserstr. 12, 76131 Karlsruhe

We prefer to balance the number of employees (f/m/d). Therefore we kindly ask female applicants to apply for this job.

If qualified, severely disabled persons will be preferred.