The Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) conducts fundamental research focusing on climate related problems. The institute is situated in an attractive downtown area of Hamburg, Germany, and provides a highly stimulating international scientific environment.

Our institute is certified according to the berufundfamilie audit. This audit supports companies and organizations to implement a family-friendly staff politics. As strategic management tool, it serves to reconcile work and family.


Current Job Offers

Postdoctoral Scientist/Research Scientist (m/f, W037) The overarching goal of the Blue-Action project is to improve our current ability to describe, model and predict Arctic climate change and its impacts on Northern Hemisphere climate, weather and their extremes. Deadline for applying: This vacancy has been opened on 16 February 2017. The vacancy will be keep open until filled. A first cut-off date for the collection of the applications is foreseen on 15 March 2017. If the position is not filled, this vacancy announcement will be re-published indicating a second cut-off date.


International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling (IMPRS-ESM)
PhD positions are advertised and recruited through our graduate school IMPRS-ESM.

Hints for applicants:
Non-scientific opportunities or "Studentische Hilfskräfte", if available, you will find on our german site "Stellenangebote".