Dresden University of Technology (TU Dresden)

Chair (W3) of Cell and Molecular Biology of Plants

TU Dresden

Dresden, Germany

At TU Dresden the Faculty of Biology invites applications for the

Chair (W3) of Cell and Molecular Biology of Plants

at the Institute of Botany starting on 1 April 2021.

You will represent the full range of the field in research as well as teaching in bachelor and master programs at the Faculty of Biology. We assume your willingness to teach in English and German and actively contribute to academic selfadministration. Active participation in transdisciplinary projects and close cooperation with non-university research institutions within DRESDEN-concept is highly appreciated.

We are looking for an internationally distinguished scientist with great potential for development, a strong profile in experimental research with connections to the faculty as well as the Dresden research community. Research topics of particular interest are for example interactions between plants and insects or microorganisms, secondary metabolism or chemical ecology or applying methods such as bioinformatics, genomics or molecular genetics. Apart from an excellent publication track record, we expect experience and specific didactical skills in teaching as well as a proven ability to acquire significant third-party funding. Applicants must fulfil the employment qualification requirements of § 58 of the Act on the Autonomy of Institutions of Higher Education in the Free State of Saxony (SächsHSFG). This includes a completed university degree, pedagogical aptitude, special capability for scientific work, which is usually proven by the quality of a doctorate/PhD as well as further outstanding academic achievements. These can be demonstrated by a habilitation, a junior professorship or equivalent achievements.

For further questions, please contact the Dean of the Faculty Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christoph Neinhuis (+49 351 463-36490, christoph.neinhuis@tu-dresden.de).

TU Dresden seeks to employ more female professors. Hence, we particularly encourage women to apply. Applications from candidates with disabilities or those requiring additional support are very welcome. The University is a certified family-friendly university and offers a Dual Career Service. If you have any questions about these topics, please contact the Equal Opportunities Officer of the Faculty of Biology (Dr. Jannette Wober, +49 351 463-37840) or the Representative of Employees with Disabilities (Mr. Roberto Lemmrich, +49 351 463-33175).

Please submit your application including a CV, a description of your scientific career, a list of your scientific publications and third-party funded projects, a concept for future research and teaching and a list of courses taught with the results of the teaching evaluation (preferably of the last three years) as well as a certified copy of your highest academic degree acquired until 31.07.2020 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) as hard copy to: TU Dresden, Dekan der Fakultät Biologie, Herr Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christoph Neinhuis, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01069 Dresden and in electronic form via the TU Dresden SecureMail Portal, https://securemail.tu-dresden.de, to dekanat.biologie@tu-dresden.de.

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Chair (W3) of Cell and Molecular Biology of Plants