The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin, Dept. III (Hans-Jörg Rheinberger) announces
for up to two years, beginning 1 October 2006. Projects related to the history and epistemology of the life sciences are particularly welcome.
Outstanding junior scholars (Ph.D. awarded no earlier than 2001) are invited to apply. 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, and two letters of recommendation no later than
December 1, 2005
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Administration, PD-III Wilhelmstr. 44 10117 Berlin, Germany.
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin announces a
Karl Schädler postdoctoral fellowship
for an outstanding junior scholar. The fellowship is financed from the “Liechtenstein-Foundation for History of Science”. Applicants should work on projects in the history and epistemology of biology that can contribute to the on-going project “A Cultural History of Heredity”. A description of this project can be found at http://www.mpiwg-berlin.mpg.de/HEREDITY/. The fellowships are open to scholars of all nationalities, but applications from countries of the European Community and Switzerland are especially encouraged.
The stipend is 2000 € per month over a two years period. Women are encouraged to apply. Qualifications being equal, precedence will be given to candidates with disabilities. The fellowship begins with January 1, 2006 or according to individual arrangements. Applicants for the fellowship are invited to send a curriculum vitae, a brief research proposal (maximum 1000 words), a sample text (chapter of the dissertation or published article) and two letters of recommendation
by November 1, 2005
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Administration, “Karl-Schädler” Wilhelmstraße 44 10117 Berlin Germany