The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science in Berlin announces two postdoctoral fellowships for up to two years, beginning 1 October 2004.

Projects related to the history and epistemology of the life sciences are particularly welcome.

Outstanding junior scholars (Ph.D. awarded no earlier than 1999) 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), and two letters of recommendation no later than February 28, 2004

to: Max Planck Institute for the History of Science Administration, PD-III Wilhelmstr. 44 D-10117 Berlin, Germany.