W2 professorship for point-of-care imaging of inflammatory processes

Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität
53113, Zentrum (DE)
21 Mar 2023
20 May 2023
Health Science
Job Type
Employment - Hours
Full time


At the Faculty of Medicine of Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, a


W2 professorship for point-of-care imaging of inflammatory processes




is to be filled as soon as possible for a limited period of 5 years.





The professorship with duties in research and teaching is located at the Medical Clinic III (Director: Prof. Dr. med. P. Brossart). In-depth expertise in sonographic imaging in rheumatological diseases is expected, as is the specialist qualification (‘Facharzt’) in internal medicine with a focus on rheumatology. The prerequisite is a scientific focus in the field of ultrasound imaging in rheumatological diseases, especially vasculitides, in addition to profound knowledge and publications in the field of application and integration of point-of-care ultrasound devices in patient care and medical teaching. In addition, DEGUM level III (course leader) for sonography of the locomotor organs and at least DEGUM level I in sonography of the abdomen are required. Furthermore, medical teaching skills as well as publications on teaching studies (interprofessional as well as with students) are required. The certificate in medical didactics of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia or a comparable qualification should be presented.




The call is aimed at physicians with outstanding scientific achievements and corresponding third-party funding. Experience with cross-disciplinary collaboration and leadership of an imaging working group are desirable. Close cooperation with the Cluster of Excellence ImmunoSensation2, the research focal points of the faculty and their research associations, as well as other faculties of the University of Bonn is expected.




Prerequisites for employment are a completed university degree in medicine as well as habilitation or proof of equivalent scientific achievements and experience in teaching pursuant to Section 36 of the Higher Education Act of North Rhine-Westphalia (Hochschulgesetz NRW).




The University of Bonn is committed to diversity and equal opportunity. It is a certified family-friendly university and has a dual career service. It aims to increase the proportion of women in areas where women are under-represented and to promote their careers in particular. It therefore urges women with relevant qualifications to apply. Applications will be handled in accordance with the State Equality Act of North Rhine-Westphalia (Landesgleichstellungsgesetz - LGG). Applications by suitable individuals with a certified severe disability and those of equal status are particularly welcome.




Qualified applicants are requested to apply via the appointment portal of the University of Bonn (https://berufungsportal.uni-bonn.de/openProcedureList.do). Applications can be submitted in German or English by April 24, 2023:




Dean of the Faculty of Medicine

of Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

Venusberg-Campus 1, Haus 33, 53127 Bonn, Germany



Information on the application process is available at the following link: