Senior Scientist (Doctorate/PhD)

Job Description:

We are seeking applicants for a Senior Scientist with a Phd in atmospheric sciences, physics or chemistry. The successful candidate will excel in research activities related to urban air pollution and biosphere atmosphere interactions of BVOCs. In particular she/he will be responsible for operational and administrative observations at the Innsbruck Atmospheric Observatory (IAO) with a focus on trace gas and aerosol measurements. Another area of research are BVOC exchange measurements at an Alpine forest tower (FAIR station). The candidate should have experience in environmental mass spectrometry (particularily PTRMS). Programming skills in electronics, databases, python and Matlab are of advantage. The applicant will also be engaged in teaching (up to 4h/week). The position is for 4 years with the provision of extention (Entfristung). With the application please refer to chiffre 13145. Further information on our institute can be found here: Department of Atmospheric and Cryospheric Sciences (ACINN) (

Job profile:

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The minimum gross salary (stipulated by collective agreement) for this position amounts to € 4.062 per month (14 times)*. Furthermore, the university has numerous attractive offers (

*as of 2022


We are looking forward to receiving your online application by 09.01.2023.


The University of Innsbruck emphasizes equal opportunities and diversity in its personnel policy.

The University of Innsbruck strives to increase the percentage of women and thus expressly encourages women to apply. This is particularely true for leading positions and scientific job offers. In case of underrepresentation women with the same qualifications will be given priority.

Following Austrian disability legislation, qualified persons are strongly encouraged to apply.

Arbeitgeber / Kontakt
Universität Innsbruck
Fakultät für Geo- und Atmosphärenwissenschaften
Innrain 52f | Dekanat | 6020 Innsbruck
+43 (0)512 507 30221
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Senior Manager, AVP, Abteilungsleitung
  • Wissenschaft / Lehre
  • Wissenschaft / Lehre
  • Wissenschaft / Forschung
6020 Innsbruck
PhD / Doktorat
20. Dezember 2022
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