Applicants must hold a master's degree or equivalent and be fluent in English and Chinese.
The Max Planck Institute for History of Science is accepting applications for a three-year predoctoral fellowship. The Fellow will be appointed to the Everyday Knowledge and its Sources in the Sinosphere, 14th to 20th centuries working group. his project contains a central digital component that detects and traces textual and visual copying of sources 50% of the Fellow's time will be spent on collaborative research and the other 50% on their own research which will make up their dissertation project. The Fellow will be enrolled as PhD student in Heidelberg University's Chinese/Transcultural Studies program.