Professorship W2 Biotechnology and computational Life Sciences
Technische Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe
OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts is a research-oriented university of applied sciences in Germany. With around 6.200 students and 750 employees in Lemgo, Detmold and Höxter it is an important part of Ostwestfalen-Lippe (OWL), a region that is highly dynamic in various branches of science and economy. With its unique fields of study and research it is an organization that meets the highest quality standards. At the same time it is an attractive research partner.
Excellent in teaching and research
Biotechnology and computational Life Sciences
We are looking for an individual who combines biotechnology and computational methods in teaching and applied research.
You will conduct lectures, exercises and practical courses in the Bachelor's degree program in Industrial Biotechnology and in the Master's degree program in Life Science Technologies. As part of the ongoing development of the curriculum, you will design courses that bridge to other degree programs such as Pharmaceutical Engineering, Cosmetics and Detergents Technology, Food Technology, Medical and Health Technology and Smart Health Sciences. If required, you will also take on teaching duties of related fields.
You demonstrate particular expertise in the practical application of computational methods in biotechnology. These may include methods from applied mathematics such as data science / statistics / modeling / simulation and similar fields. You will be willing to collaborate with the ILT.NRW and inIT institutes and the Applied Health Sciences research focus. We presuppose a university degree in natural sciences or engineering, a relevant doctorate and several years of industrial professional experience.
Furthermore, you promote innovative and interdisciplinary study and communication formats for multidisciplinary teaching and for the dialog between science and society. This may include, in particular, interdisciplinary student projects and may involve, if possible, several departments. 25 % of your teaching is provided as digital teaching, if required, to enable cross-location events.
You identify with the university's supervision concept, which requires a high presence of the lecturers at the university location and the willingness to take on self-administrative task at the university. You offer your courses in German. In addition, you are qualified to conduct courses in English.
You meet the requirements of § 36 Hochschulgesetz NRW. The text of this regulation can be found at the university's homepage www.th-owl.de/karriere.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Henning (Tel.: +49 5261 702-5124).
OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts represents the principle of quality through diversity and wishes to increase the proportion of women among its scientific staff. We would be pleased to support you with our dual career and family service, which aims at increasing the compatibility between professional and personal life.
In case of equal qualification, severely handicapped applicants will be given priority.
Have we attracted your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your application with the usual documents until 31.03.2023 only via our online form.