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Professorship of Forest Economics and Sustainable Land-use Planning
Published(1011 days ago)
Deadline for applications(949 days ago)
University of GöttingenGöttingen
The Faculty of Forest Sciences and Forest Ecology at the University of
Göttingen invites applications for the position of a
Professorship of Forest Economics
and Sustainable Land-use Planning (BesGr. W3 NBesO)
supported by the Federal & State Program to promote study conditions
and teaching quality. The position starts on 01.10.2017.
The incumbent will represent the complete fields of forest economics
and land-use planning in research and teaching. It is expected that the
professor will closely collaborate with partners from the forestry sector.
The professor is furthermore expected to strengthen the economic
research within the following research priority areas of the faculty:
"Utilization of Forests and Forest Products" and "Sustainable Forestry
and Global Change". Finally, we expect that the incumbent will actively
contribute to international research and collaborative research projects.
Teaching assignments include courses for bachelor and master students
of the faculty in the fields of forest economics and sustainable land-use
planning. Lessons are to be taught mainly in German and partly in
English. We expect that the successful candidate will actively participate
in adjusting the orientation of the offered courses of the faculty
towards a stronger international profile.
Conditions for appointment are laid down in § 25 of the Higher Education
Law of Lower Saxony. As a Public Law Foundation, the University
of Göttingen holds the right of appointment. Further details will be
provided on request.
We explicitly welcome applications from abroad. Under certain circumstances,
relating to care and/or family responsibilities, part-time employment
is possible. The University of Göttingen intends to increase the
proportion of women in research and teaching, and hence strongly
encourages female scientists to apply. Priority will be given to disabled
persons with equivalent qualifications.
Please submit your application comprising a curriculum vitae, documentation
of academic degrees and certificates, summary of teaching
activities, as well as a list of publications, a research summary, in printed
or in electronic form as a single pdf-file to the Dekan der Fakultät für
Göttingen, Germany, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, no later