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Full Professorship (W3) in Eukaryotic Genetics
Published(1004 days ago)
Deadline for applications(956 days ago)
University of StuttgartStuttgart
Full Professor (W3) in Eukaryotic Genetics
INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL GENETICS | AT THE EARLIEST OPPORTUNITY
The position will be located at the Center of Biochemical Engineering
within the Institute of Pharmaceutical Biology, an institute that will
be newly established by fusion of the current Institute of Industrial
Genetics (with its new focus on eukaryotic genetics) and the Institute
of Cell Biology and Immunology. The professorship will involve the
cooperative leadership of the Institute of Pharmaceutical Biology.
Research of the professorship is in the area of molecular genetics of
higher eukaryotes, with a focus on genome regulation/deregulation.
Besides basic research, this includes the development and application
of new methods for the targeted genetic manipulation of cells,
aiming, for example, to explore proliferative, degenerative and/or
regenerative processes in mammalian systems. Moreover, applications
relevant to biomedical research and pharmaceutical biotechnology are
In academic teaching, the successful candidate will be responsible
for the field of genetics within the B.S c./M.Sc. study courses of
Technical Biology. Contributions to the study courses Medical
Engineering and Systems Biology (in preparation) are also
expected. She or he will also be in charge of the isotope laboratory
and the coordination of an isotope training course for Technical
Biology students at the bachelor level.
The University of Stuttgart is seeking an internationally renowned
expert in the research area mentioned above. Strong skills and
previous experience in teaching and leadership and a proven track
record in attracting external funding are required. The successful
candidate is expected to engage in interdisciplinary research
activities with natural and engineering sciences as well as the
Stuttgart Research Center of Systems Biology (SRCSB). Likewise,
interest in cooperating with non-university research institutions and
participating in regional research networks is desired.
The requirements for employment listed in § 47 and § 50
Baden-Württemberg university law apply.
Written applications with the usual documents (CV, copies of certificates,
presentation of teaching, main research, publication list) and
a self disclosure (http://www.f04.uni-stuttgart.de/links_downloads/Self-Disclosure.pdf) preferably digitally, should be sent no later than
the 9th of January 2017 to the Dean’s Office of the Faculty of Energy,
Process and Bio Engineering of the University of Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring
9, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Stuttgart has established a Dual Career Program to
offer assistance to partners of those moving to Stuttgart. For more
information, please visit the website www.uni-stuttgart.de/dual-career/
The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from
women are strongly encouraged. Severely challenged persons will be given
preference in case of equal qualifications.