Professor (W3) in Biomedical EngineeringINSTITUTE FOR BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING I AT THE EARLIEST OPPORTUNITY
The professor will head the aforementioned institute. Moreover, the appointment is linked with the cooperative direction of the interuniversity Institute of Medical Engineering (IUM), a joint project of the Universities of Stuttgart and Tübingen.
Candidates should be able to cover the discipline of Biomedical Engineering in its full breadth both in research and in teaching, including the holistic representation of applications in the areas of biology, medicine, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, information technology and physics. Additional aspect is the role of Biomedical Engineering in the health care systems, particularly in the hospital.
With regard to research, several of the following areas should be represented: biomedical imaging, sensors, biomedical signal processing as well as medical devices for diagnostics, therapy and rehabilitation. A close cooperation between the two Universities of Stuttgart and Tübingen, extra-university research organizations as well as industry will be expected.
Teaching responsibilities include the direction of the Bachelor/Master program in Medical Engineering, as well as the responsibility for the specialization in Biomedical Engineering within the mechanical engineering, technical cybernetics, chemical engineering and biological engineering programs.
Applicants are expected to prove outstanding scientific achievements, to work inter-disciplinarily, possess outstanding didactic abilities and pertinent experience. Furthermore, proficiency in leading and motivating large numbers of associates as well as in the acquisition of research funds is mandatory.
The requirements for employment listed in § 47 and § 50 Baden- Württemberg university law apply.
Written applications with the usual documents (CV, copies of certificates, presentation of teaching, main research, publication list) and a self dislosure (http://www.f04.
uni-stuttgart.de/links_downloads/Self-Disclosure.pdf) preferably digitally, should be sent no later than the 10th of February 2017 to the Dean’s Office of the Faculty of Energy, Process and Bio Engineering of the University of Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 9, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Stuttgart has established a Dual Career Program to offer assistance to partners of those moving to Stuttgart. For more information, please visit the website www.uni-stuttgart.de/dual-career/
The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from women are strongly encouraged. Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.