Welcome to the opportunities page of Section 4.6 Geomorphology at the GFZ. Here, we provide information and list contact details for internships, student projects, and job openings within our section.
We welcome student interns with an interest in the Earth and environmental sciences and geotechnical engineering. In the past, we have hosted interns for periods ranging from two weeks to six months. Limited financial support may be available, depending on topic, background and length of the internship. Research areas in our section include geomorphology, environmental seismology, geochemistry, and natural hazards. Your activities could include:
If you are interested in an internship with us, contact Taylor Schildgen , and include in your email a CV and a short description of your background and your interests, including specific research groups or projects with which you would like to be involved. Please look through our current research themes before contacting us.
We offer joint supervision of bachelor and master’s projects together with a professor at your university. You can look through our project and staff pages and approach a suitable scientist with your project idea. If you do not have a project idea, don’t worry! We have many and you can find some of them in the list below. For general inquiries, contact our senior scientists with a brief description of your background and interests, they can put you in touch with suitable scientists in the section:
Potential Bachelor or Master’s Projects: