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The Leipzig School of Human Origins

c/o Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Deutscher Platz 6
04103 Leipzig

phone: +49 (0) 341 3550 252
fax: +49 (0) 341 3550 119
e-mail: leipzig-school@[>>> Please remove the brackets! <<<]eva.mpg.de

Open positions

The International Max Planck Research School "Leipzig School of Human Origins" seeks PhD candidates interested in working with the following departments and research groups at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology (MPI EVA) or Leipzig University (LU):

  • Evolutionary Genetics, MPI EVA (Director: Prof. Svante Pääbo)
  • Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture, MPI EVA (Director: Prof. Richard McElreath)
  • General Zoology and Neurobiology, LU (Director: Prof. Marc Schönwiesner)
  • Behavioral Ecology, LU (Director: Prof. Anja Widdig)

Please apply for these PhD positions from October 2018 (exact date to be announced), and hand in your applications by December 1, 2018.


In addition, we encourage candidatures for the following research topics:


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