Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology: Announcement of Vacancy
comrie at eva.mpg.de
Tue Jul 29 08:03:46 UTC 2008
[From Bernard Comrie <comrie at eva.mpg.de>]
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany
Announcement of Vacancy
The Department of Linguistics at the Max Planck Institute in Leipzig has
a vacancy for a Senior Researcher in the area of phonetics. The
successful candidate will be expected to develop a research program in
phonetics in relation to the department's core areas of language history
and prehistory, linguistic typology, and description of little studied
and endangered languages, and will also be responsible for the
scientific direction of the department's phonetics laboratory.
The five-year non-renewable position is available from 01 November 2008;
a later starting date may be negotiable.
Prerequisites for an application are a PhD and publications in phonetics.
The salary is according to the German public service pay scale (TVöD).
The Max Planck Society is concerned to employ more disabled people;
applications from disabled people are explicitly sought. The Max Planck
Society wishes to increase the proportion of women in areas in which
they are underrepresented; women are therefore explicitly encouraged to
Applicants are requested to send their complete dossier (including
curriculum vitae, description of research interests, names and contact
details of two referees, and a piece of written work on one of the
relevant topics) no later than 30 September 2008 to:
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Prof. Dr. Bernard Comrie
Code word: Scientist Dept Linguistics
Deutscher Platz 6
D-04103 Leipzig, Germany
Please address questions to Bernard Comrie <comrie at eva.mpg.de>.
Information on the institute is available at http://www.eva.mpg.de/.
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