Job Advert for ICARUS

Published by Max Planck Institute on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 11:30

The Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Vogelwarte Radolfzell, is an internationally renowned research institution working in the field of Animal Migration and is leading the ICARUS Project, the International Cooperation for Animal Research Using Space ( We are building up an interdisciplinary Management, Technical/Engineering and Research Team on satellite-based global animal tracking within the ICARUS project.

We have four open positions
- Engineer with a background in bio-telemetry or communication
- 3 Research Scientists in animal movement

We are looking for highly motivated people with good communication skills and international work background who are willing to collaborate in a small, effective team.
The positions ideally will begin in January 2013. Screening of applications will begin on December 15th, 2012. For further details, please contact Uschi Mueller (, phone: +49 7531-884725).

Please send your application with a CV, a ½-page statement of work interest, and three references before 14th January 2013 to:

Max Planck Institute for Ornithology Personalabteilung Eberhard-Gwinner-Str. D-82319 Seewiesen or per Email:

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