with research orientation in the same field of study commencing at the earliest
The advertised post strengthens the faculty in the field of Medical Biotechnology
and the university in the field of Health Sciences. The successful candidate will
represent the entire field of Cellular Bioprocess Engineering with respect to basic
principles and applications. Hands-on experience in cell culture techniques with
human cell lines and primary cells are mandatory. We expect a scientific profile
in an actual research area with human cells that offers or allows for collaborations
with other departments of the faculty’s biotechnology program and with
Health Campus Brandenburg. Moreover, teaching activities in bachelor studies
(German-speaking) and master studies (English-speaking) of biotechnology and
possibly in other related biomedical studies are expected.
The applicant should have:
Cellular Bioprocess Engineering
- Completed an university degree in human or veterinary medicine, biology, biotechnology, or other related biomedical fields with doctorate (e. g. PhD or MD).
- At least 5 years hands-on scientific research experience, following the doctorate graduation, in the field of cell biology/cell culture techniques, as well as sound experience in the advertised area of scientific profile, as can be documented by peer-reviewed scientific publications in suitable (high impact) journals.
- Applicants from Germany should have successfully applied for and acquired external funding from e. g. DFG, BMBF or the EU. Candidates from other countries would have to show proof of having acquired research grants from their respective national funding agencies.
- Teaching experience in biological sciences and in biomedically relevant basic topics.
Experience in the acquisition and realization of third-party funded projects is expected. Fields of research should be relevant for DFG (German Research Foundation) funding. Lectures are primarily to be held in German, fluency in English is expected. BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg strives to increase the proportion of women in teaching and research and specifically encourages qualified female scientists to apply. Qualified applicants with disabilities will be given priority.
As a family-oriented University, BTU offers a Dual Career Service. The application, including academic certificates, curriculum vitae, a list of publications and scientific papers, as well as proof of teaching experience, should be sent - preferably in digital form - within a period of 6 weeks after the publication date of this announcement to:
Dekan der Fakultät Umwelt und Naturwissenschaften, BTU Cottbus- Senftenberg, Postfach 101344, D-03013 Cottbus