The Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF) is a nationally and internationally active research institute, member of the Leibniz Association and is located in Müncheberg (approx. 35 minutes by regional train from Berlin-Lichtenberg). It also maintains a research station with further locations in Dedelow and Paulinenaue.
With its Tenure Track System, ZALF aims to recruit excellent scientists with essential expertise by providing a guaranteed transitioning to a permanent contract subject to successful evaluation. We are offering at our location in Müncheberg a Tenure Track Position for a Scientist (m/f/d) on “Behavioural Economics” [Reference N° T01-2022].
The successful candidate will receive a Regular Tenure Track position (2 x 2-3 years) / Fast Tenure Track position
(1 x 2-3 years), with progress to the subsequent phase / to a permanent position subject to successful evaluation. If candidates are not legally eligible for two consecutive fixed-term contracts, they may enter the Fast Tenure Track if the required scientific achievements are fulfilled.Tenure contracts are generally offered as full-time contracts, with part-time option to allow for the reconciliation of family and career. Salary will follow the guidelines for public employees according to the German TV-L, depending on the personal situation up to the level of E14. The working place is in Müncheberg near Berlin, Germany. The successful candidate will be offered individual options for career support such as a mentoring tandem, courses and trainings as well as variable options to access scientific resources.
ZALF is an equal opportunities employer (audit berufundfamilie® certificate) and specifically encourages female scientists to apply. Applications of disabled applicants with equal qualifications will be favoured. Application and candidate selection
Application documents must follow the specifications given in the respective guideline available at the ZALF website (www.zalf.de/en/karriere/tenure-track) and include two standardized letters of recommendation of scientists who are familiar with your research accomplishments and academic credentials (template available at here).
Candidate selection is based on scientific achievements, strategic aspects, and personal suitability. Details on criteria, minimum requirements and evaluation processes can be obtained from the ZALF Tenure Track System guideline, which is an official annex to this call. Please send your application as a single PDF file to [email protected], stating the reference number T01-2022.
The deadline for applications is 22 May 2022.
The position will be located in the Research Area “Land Use and Governance” within the Working Group
“Governance of Ecosystem Services”. If you have any questions regarding the research profile of this position, please contact Prof. Dr. Bettina Matzdorf (Phone +49(0)33432/82-222; [email protected]). For questions regarding the Tenure Track System, please contact Dr. Susanne Kramer (Phone +49(0)33432/82-4052; [email protected]). See attachment for more information.