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An interview with an apprentice trainer and her last apprentice in the Thünen-Institute in Waldsieversdorf
(Source: Wissenschaft erleben 2013/2)
Job offers of the Thünen Institute
The Institute of Biodiversity at the Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institute, Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries, seeks to appoint a
scientist to a researcher position
in the area of biodiversity, ecosystem services and environmental performance of legume-based cropping systems.
The term of the position is 30 month, starting at the earliest possible date. It is a part-time position with 19.5 hours per week (50 %).
The position is within the EU Horizon 2020 project Legumes Translated - Translating knowledge for legume-based farming for feed and food systems. The overall goal of Legumes Translated is to support innovation in grain legume-supported cropping systems and value-chains by linking sources and users of quality-assured knowledge using rigorous knowledge synthesis and compilation. A major feature of the project is international collaboration between research organisations and organisations that are focused on innovation in cropping systems. Within the Thünen Institute, the project will be conducted in close cooperation with the Institute of Agricultural Technology.
We offer the possibility to work in an active and stimulating scientific environment on questions of high relevance at the intersection between basic and applied life science and agriculture. The Thünen Institute offers a family-friendly environment, flexible working hours and the possibility for further training and qualification.
The employment complies with the terms of the contract for Public Service (TVöD); payment will be according to the German pay scale TVöD 13.
The Thünen Institute supports gender equality. Qualified female applicants are encouraged to apply.
Individuals with disabilities will be accorded particular consideration, subject to comparable qualifications; they will be expected to show only a minimum degree of physical aptitude.
Please contact Prof. Dr. Jens Dauber (+49 531 596 2501) or Dr. Heinz Stichnothe (+49 531 596 4163) for enquiries about the position.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and copies of relevant certificates. Electronic submission is preferred. E-mail all application material (subject 18-246-BD) no later than 19. November 2018 to
Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut
Institut für Biodiversität