Apply by 15 August for the fully paid PhD position at IMAU, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, on modelling water in the firn of Antarctic ice shelves. The successful applicant will investigate how meltwater on Antarctic Ice Shelves can trigger their collapse, as well as improving the modelling of meltwater in a regional climate model and analyse their future stability.

To apply, please go to the vacancy website and respond via the “Apply now” button, enclosing:

  • your letter of motivation;
  • your curriculum vitae;
  • the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of at least two references;
  • the abstract of your MSc thesis.

For questions regarding the project please contact Dr Willem Jan van de Berg via Questions regarding the application procedure should be directed to


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