Our Mission: Discovering and describing life and earth - with people, through dialogue.
The Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (MfN) is an excellent and integrated research museum of the Leibniz Association with an international reputation and globally connected research infrastructure. MfN is active in three closely interlinked fields: collection-based research, collection development, and research-based public and educational outreach. Over the next ten years, the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin will build up a science campus for nature and society in the centre of Berlin as science hub, together with the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. New laboratories and workplaces for cutting-edge research will be established. One of the world's most comprehensive natural history collections with over 30 million objects will be housed in state of the art buildings as well as fully digitized. The implementation of the so-called Zukunftsplan (future plan), funded with a total of 660 million euros from the Federal Government and the State of Berlin, strongly relies on interdisciplinary national and international partners. Become part of our team.
|work schedule:||75% of the weekly working time
|Duration:||External funding, as soon as possible for 36 months
|Entgeltgruppe:||E 13 TV-L
This DFG-funded project has the goal to inform us about the lifestyle and behaviour of phytosaurs, a group of Late Triassic achosauriforms, based on a broad-based study of the types and frequencies of their skeletal pathologies. The type of bone healing in phytosaurs will shed light on their bone metabolism and the mechanical consequences of the secondary bone remodeling after injuries. Comparison of phytosaur pathologies with those of extant crocodylians whose ecology and lifestyle are well known will test the hypothesis that comparable pathologies can be expected in phytosaurs and crocodylians due to an analogous lifestyle and similar morphology.
In support of equal rights applications from qualified women are particularly welcome. Handicapped individuals will be given preference in cases of identical qualifications.
We look forward to receiving your application with the usual documents (cover letter, curriculum vitae, certificates) by 18.06.2021, preferably via our online application portal.
For information on the application procedure, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
By sending your application, you provide us with your information for the purpose of processing your application by the Museum für Naturkunde. Your data will be kept strictly confidential at all times. Once we have received your application documents, they will be entered into our database. Your data will be stored on our server. In doing so, we observe the provisions of the data protection laws.
Information about the handling of applicant data at the MfN (in German)