Curator for Lepidoptera - Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Koenig, Bonn - do 13. 6. 2014
The successful candidate will be active in research projects and will be responsible as a curator for caring, managing and further increasing and developing the substantial, internationally important Lepidoptera collections in the ZFMK. He/she will also be involved in the self-administration of the institute and in collaborations with citizen scientists. The candidate is also expected to demonstrate commitment to community engagement in his/her field of research.
The successful candidate will be employed for an initial period up to three years according to German law, after which he/she will obtain tenure depending on his/her performance. ZFMK values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and racial/ethnic and cultural diversity. According to German law, applications by women and by persons with a disability will be given priority in case of superior or equal qualifications. Women are especially encouraged to apply. Salary corresponds to grade TV-L E 13 in the German Public Service scheme, a raise of salary after three years to the TV-L E 14 depends also on his/her performance.
The ZFMK is a fellow institute of the Leibniz Association and works in close cooperation with the University of Bonn. It comprises internationally important scientific collections, libraries, electron microscopy, histological and molecular laboratories. Bonn is an attractive university town, widely recognized for its high quality of life, lively culture and arts scene, easy access to natural areas paired with close proximity to large cities like Cologne and Düsseldorf. Costs of living are moderate, and public transport or bicycle paths are easy transportation options.
Personalreferat, Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig, Adenauerallee 160, D-53113 Bonn, Germany.
vložila: Darina Koubínová