The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Freiburg invites applications for a
Full Professorship (W 3) for Trauma Surgery
(Succession of Prof. Dr. Norbert Südkamp)
to be filled as soon as possible.
The future holder of this position will represent the subject in research and teaching.
She/he will be the medical director of the department of Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery
at the medical center - University of Freiburg.
The successful candidate must have longstanding clinical experience in the complete
field of trauma surgery. Applicants are expected to be experienced in personnel and clinical
management, as well as clinical economics. Excellent, internationally recognized
scientific credentials, allocation of third-party research funding and teaching abilities
are required for this position.
Furthermore a close, interdisciplinary cooperation, and the Integration into the main
research activities of the faculty of medicine, is expected.
Requirements for the appointment are in addition to the compliance with the employment
regulations, the completion of a university degree in medicine, educational qualification,
an doctorate degree, an excellent publication record and a board certification
in Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery (Facharztanerkennung). The additional board
certification Special Trauma Surgery and/or Special Orthopaedic Surgery are desirable
criteria. Applicants should have a Habilitation or an equivalent qualification (§ 47 Landeshochschulgesetz,
The position is tenured according to § 50 para 1 LHG.
The University of Freiburg seeks to increase the number of female scientific faculty
members and therefore strongly encourages qualified women to apply for the position.
The university is committed to providing a family-friendly workplace. Applicants with
disabilities (Schwerbehinderte) will be given preferential consideration in case of equal
Applications with all pertinent documents (incl. teaching experience) should be sent
by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org not later than September,
16th 2018 to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Prof. Dr. K. Krieglstein, University of
Freiburg, 79085 Freiburg, Germany.