Full Professor (W3) of Prosthodontics and Implantological Health Care

Universitätsklinikum Tübingen – Medizinische Fakultät
Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg (DE)
14 Mar 2023
13 May 2023
Health Science
Job Type
Employment - Hours
Full time

The Tübingen Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital are part of the University of Excellence Tübingen. They provide medical services at the highest level and cover the entire spectrum of modern medicine, research, teaching and clinical care.

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Tübingen, University Centre of Dentistry, Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Prosthodontics with Propaedeutics, invites applications for a position as a


Full Professor (W3) of Prosthodontics and Implantological Health Care


The position is available immediately and will be filled on a salaried basis, unless the person to be appointed is already a civil servant.

The professorship is linked with the directorship of the Department of Prosthodontics and Propaedeutics. The successful candidate should competently represent the entire spectrum of dental prosthodontics and dental implantological care in research, teaching and patient care.

The person sought has a nationally and internationally visible scientific profile, which is characterized by the successful acquisition of third-party funding, by links to the research priorities of the Faculty of Medicine and the existing clusters of excellence of the University, as well as by interdisciplinary and translational research achievements, especially in the field of infectious medicine and immunology, regenerative medicine and medical technology or health care research.

Willingness and commitment to contribute to ongoing and planned research collaborations within and outside the Faculty of Medicine (e.g. Collaborative Research Centers, Research Units, German Centers for Health Research, Center for Personalized Medicine, Clusters of Excellence and Excellence Strategy) are required.

In the field of teaching, involvement and comprehensive experience evaluated as outstanding are expected, as well as active design of lectures and other teaching formats, particularly in view of innovative curricula in the degree programs taught at the Tübingen Faculty of Medicine. In particular, impetus for and implementation of innovative and hybrid teaching formats within the framework of the National Competency-Based Learning Objectives Catalog of Dentistry (NKLZ) is desired. The position has a teaching load of nine hours per week (during semester).

The successful candidate must have many years of clinical experience in the entire field of prosthodontics (fixed and removable prosthodontics, without and on top of implants) with a special focus on the digital workflow (subtractive / additive), as well as in the management of craniomandibular disorders. Specialization according to the criteria of the expert association is desired. Furthermore, the applicant should have substantial experience in the management and business administration of a department, as well as strong skills in personnel management. The ability to cooperate and work in a team is a prerequisite.

Required qualifications include a PhD or equivalent degree as well as postdoctoral qualifications and teaching experience equivalent to the requirements of a full Professorship.

The University of Tübingen is committed to equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion. Female scientists, in particular, are explicitly invited to apply, as are applicants from outside Germany.


Applications from equally qualified candidates with disabilities will be given preference.

Please observe the applicable vaccination regulations.


General information on professorships, hiring processes, and the German academic system can be found here: https://uni-tuebingen.de/en/213700

Please submit your entire application using the web-based application platform https://berufungsportal.medizin.uni-tuebingen.de. The deadline for applications is April 20, 2023.

Enquiries may be directed to the Dean.


Dean of the Faculty of Medicine

University of Tübingen

Professor Dr. rer. nat. Bernd Pichler

Geissweg 5/1

72076 Tübingen, GERMANY