The Department of Chemistry of the Faculty of Science at Tübingen University invites applications
for the position of
Professor (W3) of Organic Chemistry
The position is due to commence on April 1st, 2022.
The successful candidate is expected to carry out independent research and teaching in Organic
Chemistry. Applications from candidates with successful track record in a topical area of Organic
Chemistry with focus on methods of organic synthesis for the production of functional molecules
are welcome. The willingness for scientific cooperation within the Faculty of Science and in
particular within the Department of Chemistry is expected. The successful candidate is expected
to teach Organic Chemistry in the undergraduate and graduate programs in chemistry (B. Sc. and
M. Sc., B. Ed. and M. Ed.), as well as in other study courses. The readiness to teach in English
is expected. The candidate should have a high level of dedication to teaching, the successful
acquirement of third-party funding, an outstanding publication and presentation track record
as well as international activities and experience. Moreover, academic self-government at the
university and the Department of Chemistry is expected.
Required qualifications include a PhD or equivalent international degree and postdoctoral
qualifications equivalent to the requirements for tenure. This includes evidence of teaching
The University of Tübingen is particularly interested in increasing the number of women in
research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages women candidates to apply.
In line with its internationalization agenda, the university welcomes applications from researchers
outside Germany. Applications from equally qualified candidates with disabilities will be given