Aarhus University (AU)

3106 Postdoc in bat passive acoustic monitoring

Aarhus University (AU)

Aarhus C, Denmark

The Department of Biology, Aarhus University, invites applications for a 2.5 month, part time (50%) postdoc position offering applicants an opportunity to join analysis of passive acoustic monitoring of bats.

Starting Date and Period
The position is for 2.5 months (50%) and is available from April 17th.

Job description
You are expected to analyze passive acoustic monitoring data collected with SM4 bat recorders.

Your profile
Applicants should hold a PhD in bat bioacoustics, have experience with signal processing, and be familiar with the program PAMGUARD.

Who we are
Read more about the lab here: www.marinebioacoustics.com

What we offer
The successful candidate is offered:
a workplace characterized by professionalism, equality and a healthy work-life balance

Place of Work
The place of work is Build 1131, CF Møllers Alle and the area of employment is Aarhus University with related departments.

Contact Information
Professor Peter T. Madsen, Zoophysiology, Biology Dept. +45 5177 8771

April 9th, 2020

Application procedure
Shortlisting is used. This means that after the deadline for applications – and with the assistance from the assessment committee chairman, and the appointment committee if necessary, – the head of department selects the candidates to be evaluated. All applicants will be notified whether or not their applications have been sent to an expert assessment committee for evaluation. The selected applicants will be informed about the composition of the committee, and each applicant is given the opportunity to comment on the part of the assessment that concerns him/her self. Once the recruitment process is completed a final letter of rejection is sent to the deselected applicants, including the main considerations emphasized during the selection process.

Formalities and salary range
Natural Sciences refers to the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Danish Universities under the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation.

The application must be in English and include a curriculum vitae, degree certificate, a complete list of publications, a statement of future research plans and information about research activities, teaching portfolio and verified information on previous teaching experience (if any). Guidelines for applicants can be found here.

Appointment shall be in accordance with the collective labour agreement between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. Further information on qualification requirements and job content may be found in the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities.

Salary depends on seniority as agreed between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Confederation of Professional Associations.

All interested candidates are encouraged to apply, regardless of their personal background. Research activities will be evaluated in relation to actual research time. Thus, we encourage applicants to specify periods of leave without research activities, in order to be able to subtract these periods from the span of the scientific career during the evaluation of scientific productivity.

Aarhus University offers a broad variety of services for international researchers and accompanying families, including relocation service and career counselling to expat partners. Read more here. Please find more information about entering and working in Denmark here.

Aarhus University also offers a Junior Researcher Development Programme targeted at career development for postdocs at AU. You can read more about it here.

The application must be submitted via Aarhus University’s recruitment system, which can be accessed under the job advertisement on Aarhus University’s website.

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Aarhus University
Aarhus University is an academically diverse and research-intensive university with a strong commitment to high-quality research and education and the development of society nationally and globally. The university offers an inspiring research and teaching environment to its 38,000 students (FTEs) and 8,000 employees, and has an annual revenues of EUR 885 million. Learn more at www.international.au.dk/

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