The Institute for Genetics at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Cologne invites applications for the position of a tenured appointment as Professor (W3) in Genetics
We seek individuals with internationally recognized research accomplishments in areas related to genetics and molecular cell biology and a successful track record of external funding. The successful candidate is expected to further strengthen the life science research programs in Cologne, with particular relevance to the Cologne Excellence Cluster on Cellular Stress Responses in Aging Associated Diseases (CECAD) and the local collaborative research centers (SFBs). Furthermore, the successful candidate is expected to engage in the Bachelor's and Master's teaching programmes of the Department of Biology.
Qualification requirements are in accordance with the North Rhine-Westphalia University Law and include an excellent track record in research and teaching.
The University of Cologne promotes equal opportunities and diversity in its employment relations. Women are expressly encouraged to apply and given priority in accordance with the Equal Opportunities Act of North Rhine-Westphalia (Landesgleichstellungsgesetz – LGG NRW). We expressly welcome applications from individuals with severe disabilities or people of equivalent status. Severely disabled applicants of equal merit and qualifications will be given priority.
Applications should include a letter of motivation with a teaching and research statement accompanied by supporting documents (CV, complete publication list highlighting the 5 most important publications, information on external funding, academic achievements and honours).
Applications should be submitted via the Academic Job Portal of the University of Cologne (https://berufungen.uni-koeln.de) no later than June 10, 2018 to
Professor Dr. Günter Schwarz
Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
University of Cologne
Albertus-Magnus-Platz, D-50923 Cologne, Germany
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