The Medical Faculty of Ulm University is recruiting a
professor (W3) of child and adolescent psychiatry/psychotherapy with a focus on trauma and emergency child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapyReference-code 108138
for the department of child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy (Medical Director: Prof. Dr. Joerg M. Fegert)
The applicant will represent the specialty of child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy in research, medical education and treatment with a special focus on trauma and emergency issues in childhood and adolescence. A new post of a full professor established by the ministry for science, research and art, Baden-Württemberg in the context of the structural funding of the centre of trauma research of the University of Ulm supports the interdisciplinary cooperation with other clinical and experimental groups within the trauma research centre.
Clinical and research expertise in the field of emergencypsychiatry and treatment of post-traumatic symptomatology stress disorders as well as research in this field should be enhanced by this professorship. A large proportion of child and adolescent psychiatric emergency cases occurs in institutionalized children with a traumatic pre-history. Therefore expertise in this field is requested. Medical legal questions of forced treatment and child protection issues are important for the post.
Teaching obligations concern the complete field of child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy with a special focus on trauma and emergency mental health. Crisis and emergency situations on a state or national level often create an immediate need in the field of medical education. Therefore, an expertise in modern didactic forms like e-learning and blended learning is very desirable.
The professorship should enhance established clinical and research focuses of the department and should improve interdisciplinary exchange within the trauma research centre.
Interested applicants should forward their curriculum vitae together with the usual documents including the mandatory application form (accessible: http://fakultaet.medizin.uni-ulm.de/aktuelles/stellenausschreibungen) tothe Dean of the Medical Faculty, Ulm University, Professor Dr. Thomas Wirth, D- 89069 Ulm/Germany.
Application deadline: 17.06.2018
Employment takes place through the administration department of the University Medical Center Ulm, which acts in the name and on behalf of the federal state of Baden-Württemberg. Handicapped people with equal qualifications will be employed preferentially. The University Ulm strives for an increased proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages female qualified scientists to apply for the position. In general, full-time positions are divisible.