The Ocean Museum Germany in Stralsund is a natural history museum of national and international importance. It encompasses the MEERESMUSEUM, OZEANEUM, NATUREUM und NAUTINEUM and is renowned for its extensive ocean exhibits and large public aquarium highlighting marine life in the cold and tropical oceans. The Ocean Museum Germany is one of the most-visited museums in Germany. Its respected scientific collections and research division have a focus on marine biology, oceanography, and fisheries.
The Ocean Museum Germany is located in the city of Stralsund, which was founded in 1234. As a member of the Hanseatic League, the beautiful city has a long-standing connection to the oceans, and the Baltic Sea in particular. It is a family-friendly environment and lies in one the prime vacation destinations of Germany.
We invite applications for a full-time, permanent position as
Curator and Researcher (m/f/d) for Marine Mammals
Starting date is January 1, 2024. The place of employment is Stralsund, Germany.
We search for a qualified scientist and curator to carry out and lead the museum’s research activities on marine mammals, including field work, exhibits, collections, and autopsies. The position will integrate research with the museum’s exhibits and outreach activities and targets strong third party funding.
Your tasks include:
Essential Job requirements:
The following qualifi cations would be desirable:
We offer a salary according to the German public tariff (Entgeltgruppe 13, TVöD VKA) with the usual social benefi ts for the public employment sector. The Ocean Museum Germany is an equal opportunity employer for women, men, minorities, and people with disabilities, and strives to increase the percentage of women in the science sector. Severely disabled persons with equal qualifi cations will be considered preferentially.
Please send your application including to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your CV, motivation letter, list of publications, description of research experience, and list of references. Closing date for applications is September 15, 2023.
Costs incurred during the application process will not be compensated. With your application, you agree that your personal data will be stored and processes until the end of the application process. More detailed information is available at https://www.deutsches-meeresmuseum.de/datenschutz/.