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Professorship (W3) in Biochemistry
Published(1095 days ago)
Deadline for applications(1052 days ago)
Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University of GreifswaldGreifswald
The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University of Greifswald is seeking candidates for a
Professor (W3) in Biochemistry
within the Institute of Biochemistry. The appointment will begin as early as possible.
The successful applicant will be expected to cover the entire breadth of general instruction in Biochemistry as well as being an internationally recognized expert in the field, as
demonstrated by key publications in the field and success in obtaining research funding. The research topics should cover approaches to investigate biochemical and/or cellular
mechanisms by modern methods like structural analysis of bio-macromolecules.
Opportunities exist for interdisciplinary collaborations across the University, including Pharmacy, Biochemistry, Biology and Medicine. In particular, collaborations with the
University research centers for Infection Biology, Environmental Microbiology and/or
Biotechnology are expected.
The applicant must show a commitment to teaching excellence in the education of
biochemistry and students in the area of adjacent fields like biology and medicine and an outline of this teaching concept should be included in the application.
The successful candidate is expected to successfully lead a research group as well as participate actively in the academic organization of the University.
Applicants must fulfill the requirements for a university professor according to Paragraph 58 of the Landeshochschulgesetz Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: a university
degree at the PhD level, independent teaching and research experience as evidenced by an Assistant (Junior) Professorship, Habilitation or another equivalent position.
According to Paragraph 61 of the Landeshochschulgesetz Mecklenburg-Vorpommern the successful applicant will be employed either as a "Beamter auf Lebenszeit", or if the
candidate so requests, as a "Beamter auf Zeit", or in "Angestelltenverhältnis".
The Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is committed to increase the share of women in research and teaching positions and
therefore explicitly encourages female candidates to apply.
Application material will not be returned and any travel costs can not be reimbursed. For more information contact Prof. Dr. Werner Weitschies, Dean of the Faculty
of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.
Applications including CV, appropriate documentation of education, research activities
(including plans and list of publications), teaching experience, as well as a description
of extramural funding must be sent by 30.09.2016 to: Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald, Dekan der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät, Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn-Straße 17 a, 17489 Greifswald, Germany, Tel. +49 (0)3834 86-4000,