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Postdoc: ‘Knowledge in the Making’

///Postdoc: ‘Knowledge in the Making’

Postdoc: ‘Knowledge in the Making’

The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin, Dept. III (Prof. Dr. Hans-Jörg Rheinberger) announces a

postdoctoral fellowship

for up to three years beginning

February 1, 2007 (or at the earliest)

in conjunction with the cooperation initiative “Knowledge in the Making. Writing and Drawing as Research Techniques”, which will be conducted with the Kunsthistorische Institut in Florence/Italy — Max- Planck-Institute. For more details concerning the project, see http://knowledge-in-the-making.de

Outstanding junior scholars (Ph.D. preferably awarded no earlier than 2001) are invited to apply. Research projects should relate to the history and/or epistemology of writing as a research technique in modernity (19th and 20th century), in either the sciences, the humanities (e.g. history, philology, philosophy) or in literature. Applications (which may be submitted in French, German, or English) from qualified candidates of all nationalities and disciplinary backgrounds are welcome; the colloquium language is English. It is expected that candidates will be able to present their own work and discuss that of others fluently in that language.

Fellowships are endowed with a monthly stipend between 1.900 and 2300 € (fellows from abroad). Women are especially encouraged to apply. The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more handicapped individuals and especially encourages them to apply. Candidates are requested to send a curriculum vitae, publication list, research prospectus (maximum 1000 words), a sample text (a chapter of the dissertation or a published article), and two letters of recommendation no later than

December 15, 2006

to Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Administration, PD-III Boltzmannstr. 22 14195 Berlin Germany

For questions concerning the research project and Department III, please contact PD Dr. Christoph Hoffmann ([email protected]) or Dr. Barbara Wittmann ([email protected]); for administrative questions concerning the position and the institute, please contact Mr. Jochen Schneider ([email protected]). **************************************

The Kunsthistorische Institut in Florence/Italy (Dept. Prof. Dr. Gerhard Wolf) announces a

postdoctoral fellowship

for up to three years beginning

February 1, 2007 (or at the earliest)

in conjunction with the cooperation initiative “Knowledge in the Making. Writing and Drawing as Research Techniques”, which will be conducted with the Max-Planck-Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. For more details concerning the project, see http://knowledge-in-the-making.de

Outstanding junior scholars (Ph.D. preferably awarded no earlier than 200) are invited to apply. Research projects should relate to the history and/or epistemology of drawing as a research technique in modernity (19th and 20th century), in either the sciences, the humanities or the arts. Applications (which may be submitted in French, German, Italian, or English) from qualified candidates of all nationalities and disciplinary backgrounds are welcome. It is expected that candidates will be able to present their own work and discuss that of others fluently in English and in either German or Italian.

Women are especially encouraged to apply. The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more handicapped individuals and especially encourages them to apply. Candidates are requested to send a curriculum vitae, publication list, research prospectus (maximum 1000 words), a sample text (a chapter of the dissertation or a published article), and two letters of recommendation no later than

December 15, 2006

to Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Administration, PD KHI Boltzmannstr. 22 14195 Berlin Germany

For questions concerning the research project, please contact Dr. Barbara Wittmann ([email protected]); for administrative and general questions concerning the position and the institute, please contact Dr. Andrea Bambi ([email protected]). ************************************* The Kunsthistorische Institut in Florence/Italy (Dept. Prof. Gerhard Wolf) announces a

three-year position (Research fellowship)

to begin

February 1, 2007 (or at the earliest)

in conjunction with the cooperation initiative “Knowledge in the Making. Writing and Drawing as Research Techniques”, which will be conducted with the Max-Planck-Institute for the History of Science in Berlin. For more details concerning the project, see http://knowledge-in-the-making.de.

Outstanding junior scholars (Ph.D. preferably awarded no earlier than 2001) are invited to apply. Research projects should relate to the history and/or epistemology of drawing as a research technique in modernity (19th and 20th century), in either the sciences, the humanities or the arts. Applications (which may be submitted in French, German, Italian, or English) from qualified candidates of all nationalities and disciplinary backgrounds are welcome. It is expected that candidates will be able to present their own work and discuss that of others fluently in English and in either German or Italian.

The position is primarily devoted to research, with no teaching duties. It is ranked at the BAT IIA level (TVÖD E13) in the German system, which roughly corresponds to that of Lecturer in Britain, Assistant Professor in North America, and Maître de conférences in France.

The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more handicapped individuals and especially encourages them to apply. Women are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates are requested to send a curriculum vitae, publication list, research prospectus (maximum 1000 words), a sample text (a chapter of the dissertation or a published article), and two letters of recommendation no later than

December 15, 2006

to Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Administration, WiMi KHI Boltzmannstr. 22 14195 Berlin Germany

For questions concerning the research project, please contact Dr. Barbara Wittmann ([email protected]); for administrative and general questions concerning the position and the institute, please contact Dr. Andrea Bambi ([email protected]).

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