[Comp-neuro] Vacant Positions in the newly created Coordination Office Computational Neuroscience, Freiburg, Germany

Simone Cardoso de Oliveira cardoso at bccn.uni-freiburg.de
Wed Jun 13 12:16:56 CEST 2007

Dear Computational Neuroscientists,

a new Coordination Office for the National Network Computational 
Neuroscience (NNCN) will be established as of September 1^st 2007 at the 
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Freiburg. The NNCN 
comprises the 4 Bernstein Centers Berlin, Göttingen, München and 
Freiburg, 5 Bernstein Groups, 11 Bernstein-Partner-Projects and one 
Bernstein Junior Group, and will be extended by additional Centers for 
Neurotechnology. The Coordination Office will support the activities of 
the NNCN as an independent institution that contributes to the overall 
efficiency and international visibility of the NNCN by the professional 
organization of joint activities, events and public relations. The 
Coordination Office also serves as a liaison body between the BMBF / PT- 
DLR and the NNCN.

For the Coordination Office at the BCCN-Freiburg, the following 
positions are open:

*1. Head of the Coordination Office (TV-L E14)* - As an experienced 
scientist, the successful applicant will play a leading role in 
independently representing and advancing the interests of the NNCN in 
collaboration with their scientists in relevant panels, particularly in 
interaction with international institutions. Furthermore, aspects such 
as scientific networking, promoting young researchers, coordinating 
public relations activities of the NNCN and cooperations with industry 
partners will be some of the tasks.

*2. Junior Scientist (TV-L E13)* -- the post holder should have relevant 
experience in neuroscience and will support a regular exchange with 
scientists. His/her task will be to create relevant publications and 
briefs for the public audience, and support the Head of the Office in 
all above mentioned activities, especially in efficient communication 
within the NNCN as well as in public relations activities.

*Both** *positions are currently limited to 5 year fixed-term contracts 
and involve travelling to network partners, funding organizations and 

For further information, please visit www.bccn.uni-freiburg.de/jobs/kos 
and www.bernstein-zentren.de.

Please note:
  We are currently inviting applications for several PhD and PostDoc
  positions at the Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience
  and in associated projects.
  For details please see www.bccn.uni-freiburg.de/news/jobs

Dr. Simone Cardoso de Oliveira
Bernstein Center for Computational Neuroscience Freiburg
Coordinator for Teaching and Training Programs
Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg
Hansastr. 9A
79104 Freiburg, Germany

phone: +49-761-203-9575
fax:   +49-761-203-9559

cardoso at bccn.uni-freiburg.de

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