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Professorship (W2 with tenure track) of Pharmaceutical Chemistry with specialization in Pharmaceutical Analytics
Published(139 days ago)
Deadline for applications(109 days ago)
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität FrankfurtFrankfurt (Main)
The Faculty of Biochemistry, Chemistry and Pharmacy of Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main invites applications for a
Professorship (W2, tenure track) of Pharmaceutical Chemistry with specialization in Pharmaceutical Analytics
The initial tenure track appointment as Professor (civil servant or public employee) is for six years (§ 64 of the Higher Education Act of the State of Hessen (HHG)). Upon positive evaluation, the incumbent will be promoted to a permanent position at a higher level (W3).
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate working in the field of Pharmaceutical Analytics. The ideal candidate should have a track record in obtaining independent research funding and a strong publication record in pharmaceutical / biomolecular analytics. A specialization in high-end mass spectrometry (method development and/or novel analytical applications) as well as teaching experience in Pharmaceutical Chemistry are preferable.
The candidate is expected to complement the given expertise at the Institute of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and at the Faculty. Ideally, your scientific focus allows linkages to topics as lipid, ubiquitin and oncogenic signalling, signalling aspects in inflammation, cardiovascular disease and structural mechanisms regulating membrane proteins, macromolecular complexes and RNA. The willingness to work closely with other experimental working disciplines in the faculty as well as cooperation in existing or planned research networks are strongly desirable.
The successful applicant will manage the faculty's mass spectrometry service unit. A pharmaceutical licence (Approbation) is desirable.
The designated salary for the position is based on the German university pay scale or equivalent. Goethe University is committed to increasing the proportion of female faculty and therefore especially encourages women to apply. Applications of scientists from abroad are explicitly requested. Severely disabled applicants with equal qualification and aptitude will be given preferential consideration. For further information regarding the general conditions for professorship appointments, please see:
Researchers with an excellent record in research and teaching are invited to submit their application in English (optionally, additionally in German) including CV, list of publications,
summary of previous research and teaching achievements, statement of future research and teaching interests, and short description of three most important scientific or teaching achievements
until 28th June, 2019 to the Dean, Department of Biochemistry, Chemistry and Pharmacy, Goethe University, Max-von-Laue-Str. 9, 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, e-mail: