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|PhD Positions in Solar System Science at IMPRS Göttingen (Germany): Astrophysics, Solar physics, Planetary science||Closing date: 2023-10-01
Contact: Sonja Schuh
|PhD Positions in Solar System Science (Göttingen, Germany)
Call for applications: IMPRS PhD Positions in Solar System Science in Göttingen, Germany / Deadline 1 October 2023
|The International Max Planck Research School for Solar System Science
at the University of Göttingen in Germany (Solar System School)
offers a research-oriented doctoral programme in Solar system science.
The Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) offers PhD
projects in three main areas: "Sun and Heliosphere", "Solar and Stellar
Interiors" and "Planetary Science".
Solar System School students collaborate with leading scientists in
these fields and graduates are awarded a doctoral degree from the
University of Göttingen or TU Braunschweig.
The Solar System School is open to students from all countries and
offers an international three-year PhD programme in an exceptional
research environment with state-of-the-art facilities on the Göttingen
Campus. Successful applicants will be offered a three-year doctoral
support contract as well as post-doc wrap-up funding.
The language of the structured graduate program is English, with
complimentary German language courses offered (optional). The program
includes an inspiring curriculum of scientific lectures and seminars as
well as advanced training workshops and provides relocation costs and
travel funds to attend international conferences.
Applicants to the Solar System School should have a keen interest in
Solar system science and a record of academic excellence. They must
have, or must be about to obtain, an M.Sc. degree or equivalent in
physics, chemistry, geosciences or a related field, including a written
Masters thesis, and must document a good command of the English
* Applicants can register immediately at the online application portal.
* Applications should be submitted between 1 August and 1 October.
* The School will contact the referees named by the candidate upon
submission of the application, and will ask referees to submit their
letters through the online portal no later than 10 October.
To start your application, please see the following pages:
Solar System School http://www.solar-system-school.de
Call for Applications 2023 https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/applynow
Frequently Asked Questions https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/faq
List of Open PhD Projects https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/open-projects
Online Application Portal https://www.application.mps.mpg.de/
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