[Taxacom] Job posting: Research scientist in Mammalian Biology, Ref. #01-13028

recruiting at senckenberg.de recruiting at senckenberg.de
Wed Aug 7 04:21:23 CDT 2013

Link to our job offer:

Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung has an international reputation in all fields of Natural History research. It runs six research institutes and two museums in Germany and is also custodian of the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Messel.
The Senckenberg Research Institute and Nature Museum in Frankfurt am Main, Department of Palaeoanthropology and  Messel Research (Section Mammalian Biology) invites applications for a tenure-track
Research scientist in Mammalian Biology
Ref. #01-13028
Your tasks: 
·         scientific research in the area of biodiversity and systematics of Mammalia
·         curation of the extensive Senckenberg mammal collection in Frankfurt am Main
·         interdisciplinary cooperation with other research groups in the institute and national and international collaborations 
·         external fund raising
·         public outreach: communication of research results 
Your profile:
·         Ph.D. in biology or a related field at the time of appointment 
·         experience with the morphology and systematics of mammals
·         experience with curation
·         strong publication record of internationally recognized research in the area of biodiversity and systematics of Mammalia, with a specialty in morphology, taxonomy, systematics, evolution or ecology
·         experience with modern methods of 3D-data analysis, particularly computed tomography is desirable.
·         very good written and oral communication skills 
·         highly motivated, able to work independently 
·         disposition for team work
Salary and benefits are accordance with a public service position in Germany (TV-H E13). The contract shall start March, 1st 2014 and will be initially limited to a 5-year term. The Senckenberg Research Institute supports equal opportunity of men and women and therefore strongly invites women to apply. Equally qualified handicapped applicants will be given preference. The type of handicap should not prevent work needed to conduct the research. The duty station will be Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The employer is the Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung. 
Please send your application before September, 13th 2013 preferably by e-mail (attachment in a single pdf document) , mentioning the reference of this position (Ref. #01-13028) and including a letter outlining your suitability for the post, a detailed CV, contact details of 2 references, and, if available, publications to both addresses below. 
Britta Werner
Head of Personnel and Social Affairs
Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung
Senckenberganlage 25
60325 Frankfurt am Main
recruiting at senckenberg.de
stephan.schaal at senckenberg.de
For scientific enquiries please contact Dr. Stephan Schaal, stephan.schaal at senckenberg.de
In addition please indicate in your application how our job advertisement came to your attention.

Mit freundlichen Grüßen /Best Regards

i.A. Stefanie Ulrich  
Team Recruiting 

Gesellschaft für Naturforschung
Service & Administration - Personal und Soziales/Personnel and Social Affairs 
Senckenberganlage 25
60325 Frankfurt/Main
Telefon/Phone: 0049 (0)69 / 7542 - 
Leiterin Personal und Soziales/Head of Personnel and Social Affairs 
- 1456 Werner, Britta
Teamleiterin Personalbeschaffung/Team Leader Recruiting
- 1282 Ohl, Anette
Team Personalbeschaffung/Team Recruiting
- 1205 Ulrich, Stefanie
- 1310 Treuberg, Sascha
- 1313 Kurt, Sibel
Fax: 0049 (0)69 / 7542-1440
Mail: recruiting at senckenberg.de
Homepage: www.senckenberg.de
SENKENBERG Gesellschaft für Naturforschung
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Senckenberganlage 25
60325 Frankfurt am Main
Direktorium: Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Volker Mosbrugger, Prof. Dr. Andreas Mulch,  Prof. Dr. Katrin Böhning-Gaese, Prof. Dr. Uwe Fritz, Dr. Johannes Heilmann, PD Dr. Ilka Kröncke 
Vorsitzende des Präsidiums: Dr. h. c. Beate Heraeus
Aufsichtsbehörde: Magistrat der Stadt Frankfurt am Main (Ordnungsamt)

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