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Professorship (W2) in Polypharmacy and Health Services Research
Published(841 days ago)
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am MainFrankfurt
The Medical Faculty at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt
am Main invites applications for an
Professorship (W2) in Polypharmacy and
Health Services Research supported by
INSIGHT Health GmbH & Co. KG
at the Institute of General Practice (Director: Prof. Dr. Ferdinand M.
Gerlach, MPH) of the Center for Health Sciences.
The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include representation
of the subject area Polypharmacy and Health Services Research in
research and teaching. Applicants must be outstandingly qualified
(habilitation or comparable scientific qualification) and have
experience of research and teaching in the subject area. Additional
health qualifications would be an advantage (e.g. Public Health,
Health Sciences). The applicant’s past research and publications are
expected to be internationally recognized.
The applicant’s research activities will have focused on the
epidemiology of polypharmacy and multimorbidity, as well as the
evidence-based development and trial of new polypharmacy health
care concepts in outpatient medical care. The professorship will
concentrate on conducting high-quality health services research
projects in general practice. A willingness to play a constructive role
through participation in funded projects in health services research
that are already in progress, the evaluation of new models of health
care, and by extending an agenda for on-site research, is mandatory.
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate particular
commitment to teaching and to engage in interdisciplinary and
cross-faculty teaching events for the education of students of human
medicine, as well as in the subject of "Clinical Pharmacy" at the
Faculty of Biochemistry, Chemistry and Pharmaceutics.
The position entails taking charge of the work group "Polypharmacy
and Health Services Research" at the Institute of General Practice.
The designated salary for the position will be based on "W2" of the
German university scale or equivalent. The employment contract will
initially run for 6 years. An extension to the endowment agreement
Goethe University is international in orientation and at the same time
committed to increasing the proportion of female professors. It
therefore particularly encourages qualified women and applicants
from abroad to apply. For further information regarding the general
conditions for professorial appointments, please see:
Qualified academics with an excellent record in research and
teaching are invited to submit their applications within four
weeks after the publication of this advertisement and directed
to the Dean of the Medical Faculty of Johann Wolfgang
Goethe University, Theodor-Stern-Kai 7, 60590 Frankfurt
am Main, or via e-mail (in a single pdf) to:
Bewerbungen-Professur5@kgu.de. For application guidelines, please see:
http://www.uni-frankfurt.de/60005087/berufungen. For further
information, please contact the Director of the Institute of General
Practice, Prof. Dr. Ferdinand M. Gerlach MPH.