Physical geographical and geomorphological analysis for the evaluation of the effects of climate warming on the cryosphere and on the resources of the mountain territory (NODES project - WP4.2) via EURAXESS

Universita' degli Studi di Torino

Turin, Italy 🇮🇹

Job Information

Organisation/Company: UniversitĂ  degli Studi di Torino

Research Field: Environmental science

Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2), Leading Researcher (R4), First Stage Researcher (R1), Established Researcher (R3)

Country: Italy

Application Deadline: 23/12/2022 – 00:59 (UTC)

Type of Contract: To be defined

Job Status: Not Applicable

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?: Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?: No

Offer Description

The research activity consists in the physical geographic and geomorphological analysis of some mountain sectors of NW Italy of interest for the project (e.g. Monte Rosa and Gran Paradiso) to recognize the effects of climatic variations on the cryosphere and on the ecosystem services connected to it.
Particular attention will be paid to changes in the cryosphere through digital multitemporal mapping of newly formed glaciers and glacial lakes; the morphological changes of the Alpine territory will be interpreted in terms of variations in water and energy resources, relevant to define the sustainable development of the mountain territory.


Additional Information

Eligibility criteria

The Call (published on Albo d’Ateneo no. 5512 on 01/12/2022) containing the selection requirements and how to apply is available at .

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • All

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • All

Selection process

By qualifications and interview (in Turin, Italy). Dates and venues of the interviews are published, by the date of the deadline, on the official notice board of the website of the University of Turin ( ). The application must be presented by online procedure at – for informations: assegniricerca@unito.itWebsite for additional job details

Work Location(s)

Number of offers available1Company/InstituteUniversitĂ  degli Studi di TorinoCountryItaly

Where to apply



City: Turin





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