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February
2012

Field assistant on bonobo communication

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Qualifications/Experience:

The position requires above average physical fitness, a high degree of discipline, self-motivation and responsibility, high stress resistance, and language skills in French and English. Candidates with experience in field research in Africa and/or behavioral data collection will be preferred.

Support provided for internship/volunteer positions (travel, meals, lodging):

Accommodation and living expenses at the camp (lodging in tents, food) as well as at the flight from Kinshasa to the camp and back will be covered by the project. The international flight to and from Kinshasa and expenses for staying in Kinshasa will not be covered.

Term of Appointment:

July 2012 – End of December 2012 (6 months)

Application Deadline:

Applications will be considered as they are received. They should include a CV and a short letter of motivation.

Contact Information:

Paul Kuchenbuch

Eberhard-Gwinner-Str.

Seewiesen, none 82319

Germany

Telephone Number:

+49 8157 932 - 242

Website:

http://www.orn.mpg.de

E-mail Address:

pkuchenbuch@orn.mpg.de

Organisation

Max-Planck Institute for Ornithology

Country

Congo, the Democratic Republic of the
 

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