Universitätsklinikum Ulm / Ulm University / Universität UlmUlm
The Faculty of Medicine of Ulm University invites applications for a
Professorship (W3) for Molecular Human Genetics
at the Institute of Human Genetics (Director: Prof. Dr. R. Siebert) to be filled as soon as possible.
At the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Ulm, a permanent W3 professorship without institute leadership (W3 oL) with a focus
on Molecular Human Genetics is to be filled.
We are searching for an internationally renowned researcher in the field of molecular human genetics and the analysis of genetic
and genomic data, who strengthens the activities of the Institute of Human Genetics of the University of Ulm in research, teaching
as well as in daily patient care. The professorship is accompanied with the supervision of the Molecular Genetic Laboratory and / or
the Clinical Genetics Outpatient Department.
The professorship is intended to support the molecular genetic research of the Institute of Human Genetics with regard to genetic
modifications and variants as a functional cause for disease dispositions and manifestations, putatively in conjunction with
environmental factors, as well as personalized diagnostics and therapeutic regimes. The future officeholder is expected to
participate in the establishment and development of advanced genetic technologies and tools for data analysis in clinical genetics,
as well as in the development of strategies for translating research results into clinical care. The integration into existing structural
programs of the University of Ulm (including the Center for Rare Diseases, CRC/ Research Units, CCCU, Trauma Research) and the
support of future applications is expected.
The selected candidate for the professorship will not only support teaching in the field of Molecular Human Genetics in various
additional study programs with a focus on applied, technical and clinical aspects but ideally also develop new concepts in teaching
Employment requirements are completed university studies, a doctoral degree, the habilitation or equivalent scientific achievements (in accordance with § 47 Landeshochschulgesetz Baden-Württemberg), experience in student teaching as well as a training as medical specialist in human genetics or an equivalent qualification.
Your contact for further information: Prof. Dr. R. Siebert, Tel. +49 731 500-65400.
Application deadline: 13.10.2019
Employment requirements are completed university studies, a doctoral degree, the habilitation or equivalent scientific
achievements (in accordance with § 47 Landeshochschulgesetz Baden-Württemberg), experience in student teaching as well as a
training as medical specialist in human genetics or an equivalent qualification.