At the Faculty of Medicine of Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, a
W3-Professorship in Retinology and Digital Imaging
is to be filled at the earliest possible date.
At the Faculty of Medicine of Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn (University of Excellence), a professorship (W3) in Retinology and Digital Imaging is to be filled at the Department of Ophthalmology (Director: Prof. Dr. Frank G. Holz) as soon as possible. There is an excellent scientific environment with focus on diseases of the posterior segment of the eye and imaging techniques. In addition to the GRADE Reading Center located at the Department of Ophthalmology, the department is part of the Medical Imaging Center Bonn (MIB).
The University Hospital would like to recruit a distinguished personality from the field of ophthalmology who has proven his or her scientific qualification following a completed university degree as well as an above-average doctorate or a comparable special qualification through internationally visible excellent achievements in research and teaching. In addition, extensive experience in clinical retinology including retinal and macular surgery is required. Experience in machine learning and deep learning for medical imaging is furthermore desirable. Long-standing experience in interdisciplinary projects is a prerequisite, as are the acquisition of third-party funding and international collaborations. The ability to connect to the research foci of the faculty as well as the university as a whole is expected.
Requirements for employment are a completed medical university degree, the specialist qualification for ophthalmology (“Facharzt”) as well as habilitation or proof of equivalent scientific achievements. Experience in teaching according to § 36 Hochschulgesetz NRW is desirable.
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 October 30th, 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: (https://www.medfak.uni-bonn.de/de/fakultaet/karrierewege/akademische-karriere/berufung)