Zoological Research Museum A. Koenig : vacancy | project coordinator (m/f/d) within the project “CaBOL: A Georgian Armenian-German Initiative to establish a joint Caucasian Biodiversity Research Platform”

The Zoological Research Museum A. Koenig in Bonn, Germany, is looking for a full-time project coordinator (m/f/d) within the project “CaBOL: A Georgian Armenian-German Initiative to establish a joint Caucasian Biodiversity Research Platform”. Conditional on the funding of the CaBOL project through BMBF, the position can be filled for three years.

Your tasks:

  • Coordinating the network of CaBOL partner institutes (in Germany,
    Georgia, and Armenia)
  • monitoring schedules and project funds
  • reporting, organization of project meetings
  • PR, dissemination of results, representing CaBOL
  • Coordinating web page development, curating content of web page
  • Managing the CaBOL subproject at Museum Koenig
  • Guest liaison and supervision of students
  • Maintaining contact and procuring samples to taxon experts for
    species identification
  • Data analysis

Your profile

  • University degree in biology or related life science, in the organismic domain
  • Especially outstanding organizational skills and bargaining strength
  • Very good knowledge of the English language and experience with composing scientific texts and reports
  • Basic skills in DNA barcoding and in working with databases. Entomological expertise of advantage
  • Intercultural competence
  • Readiness to travel frequently (esp. into the Caucasus)

We offer a highly motivating environment at a renowned and pioneering research facility and the possibility to work independently. Salary and benefits are according to a public service position in Germany, TV-L E 13.

Equally qualified severely disabled applicants will be given preference. Qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please send your application by e-mail attachment, including a detailed CV, until April 26, 2020 to Mrs. Heike Lenz at Stiftung Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig, Leibniz-Institut für Biodiversität der Tiere, Adenauerallee 160, 53113 Bonn or via E-Mail as a summarized PDF to: h.lenz@leibniz-zfmk.de.

In case of questions concerning the position please send an email to Mr. Astrin: j.astrin@leibniz-zfmk.de

For more information about our institution see http://www.leibniz-zfmk.de/en

Source: Stiftung Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig, 27 March 2020