The Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL is a part of the ETH domain. Approximately 500 people work on the sustainable use and protection of the environment and on the handling of natural hazards.
You must hold a PhD degree, and have a strong proven research background preferably in dendroecology. Experiences in plant physiology, quantitative genetics, and forest ecology are favorable. You are skilled in dealing with large datasets and complex analyses mainly in the statistical software R. You are a team player, communicative and own a driver's license. Speaking a Swiss language is advantageous. Working place will be at WSL Birmensdorf.
Please send your complete application online to Stefania Pe, Human Resources WSL. The evaluation process will start October 15, 2017, but the position remains open until filled. Thomas Wohlgemuth, Tel. +41 (0)44 739 23 17, and Christof Bigler (ETH), Tel. +41 (0)44 632 52 05, will be happy to answer further questions. The WSL strives to increase the proportion of women in its employment, which is why qualified women are particularly called upon to apply for this position.