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The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG), Berlin (Dept. III, Artefacts, Action, Knowledge, Director: Prof. Dagmar Schäfer), seeks an outstanding scholar for the position of IT Developer (full time, up to TVöD E14). The position will be for two years. S/he will be working as the chief developer for the Chinese Local Gazetteers Project at the department and will be responsible for developing digital tools that allow historians to collect data from digital versions of Chinese local gazetteers (difangzhi 地方志) for research on larger scales as well as to visualize and to analyze the collected data.
The submission deadline will be November 28th, 2016.
Posting Date: 10/27/2016
Closing Date 11/28/2016