Nueva oferta de trabajo para demógrafos, en esta ocasión en uno de los centros de investigación con más prestigio y recursos, el Max Plank Institute for Demographic Research, en Alemania. Quieren a alguien doctorado recientemente y con capacidad para dirigir equipo. Reproduzco aquí la circular con la que convocan a los aspirantes, con la condiciones y plazos:
Assistant/Associate Professor Level Position at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
Deadline for Applications: 25 July 2014
The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research seeks a path-breaking recent Ph.D. eager to develop a highly innovative at a frontier of mathematical, biological, historical, social, economic or qualitative demography. The successful candidate will be given ample resources to establish and direct an independent research program. For this purpose, he or she will be guaranteed funding to recruit and lead a team of researchers, for operating expenses, scientific collaborators, and technical and secretarial support.
The successful candidate will start a five-year contract (with the possibility of a prolongation after positive evaluation) between October and December 2014. The payment corresponds to the W2 level on the German university scale, equivalent to an Assistant or Associate Professor. Applicants should have completed a doctoral degree in the past decade. They should have an outstanding record — or show exceptional promise — as demographic scholars.
The Max Planck Society is committed to employing more handicapped individuals and to increasing the share of women in areas where they are under-represented, and therefore expressly encourages applications from such qualified individuals.
The applicant should submit a three to five page description of a research program, along with a work plan, a complete CV, and three personal references.
Please send applications by July 25, 2014 to