Job Announcement

Michael Schmitt m.schmitt at UNI-BONN.DE
Tue Jan 12 11:17:12 CST 1999


Dear colleagues,

at Museum Koenig, a position has to be filled. I circulate the announcement
and would be pleased if you could pass it on also to possible candidates
who are not on this list.

I crosspost this message also to ENTOMO-L.

                                  Greetings
                               Michael Schmitt

The Alexander Koenig Research Institute and Museum of Zoology, Bonn,
Germany (Zoologisches Forschungsinstitut und Museum Alexander Koenig,
Bonn), seaks to fill the position of a

                       Systematist and Researcher

in the Department of Entomology (succession of Dr. H. Ulrich). We look for
a Ph.D. scientist with a substantial record in phylogenetic and other
biosystematic research in the field of entomology. She/he should be able to
work on modern problems of biodiversity from a sound theoretical basis and
will be able to apply an array of appropriate up-to-date methods. The
successful candidate should be able to combine collection-based research
and modern phylogenetic approaches. We expect her/him to integrate
successfully into ongoing research and teaching programmes and to be
successful in applications for externally funded research projects.

The candidate will be active in research projects and have the
responsibility for the curation of our substantial collections of Diptera
and some smaller insect orders. He or she will also be involved in internal
management affairs and in scientific self-administration of the institute.

Employment will be available for a period of five years. Pending on
performance the candidate may obtain tenure at a later point. According to
German regulations applications by female and disabled scientists will be
given priority in case of superior or equal qualification if compared to
male candidates. Salary is equivalent to grade BATIIa in the German Public
Service scheme.

The Alexander Koenig Research Institute and Museum of Zoology (Zoologisches
Forschungsinstitut und Museum Alexander Koenig, Bonn) is a non-university
research institute within the frame of the Gottfried-Wilhelm-Leibniz
Research Association (WGL). The institute holds considerable scientific
collections, a library specializing in systematic zoology, a scanning
electron microscope, laboratories in the fields of histology, bioacoustics
and molecular biology and further infrastructure elements.

Applications should include the usual documents, a complete publication
record, selected publications and should be delivered in hard copy to the
director of the institute ("An den Direktor des Zoologischen
Forschungsinstituts und Museums Alexander Koenig, Prof. Dr. C. M. Naumann,
Adenauerallee 160, D-53113 Bonn, Germany") by 1 March 1999. e-mail
inquiries: c.naumann.zfmk at uni-bonn.de.




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