University of Tübingen (Uni Tübingen)

Endowed Professor (W2) of Preclinical Imaging of the Immune System

University of Tübingen - Faculty of Medicine

Tübingen, Germany

The University Medical Center Tübingen is part of the University of Excellence Tübingen. It provides medical services at the highest level and covers the entire spectrum of modern medicine, research, teaching and clinical care.

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Tübingen invites applications for a position in the University Department of Radiology, Preclinical Imaging and Radiopharmacy, as an

Endowed Professor (W2) of Preclinical Imaging of the Immune System

available immediately.

The Professor will have an employment contract for six years under § 50 (2) (5) of the Baden-Württemberg state law covering higher education and specifically the promotion of highly gifted junior researchers; the position will be financed via third-party funding.

The successful candidate will have many years of expertise in various preclinical imaging procedures (optical imaging, PET, MRI, microscopy) or in a broad field of applications in immunology (cell trafficking, oncoimmunology, experimental immunotherapy, infectiology). The ideal candidate combines the fields of imaging science and immunology, or is an expert in a particular field, and is prepared to specialize in the respective other area. Close cooperation is expected with the Faculty of Medicine’s core research areas, particularly with clinical imaging, immunology and oncology. Active involvement in existing and future research networks as well as active participation in teaching are required.

Required qualifications include a PhD or equivalent international degree in natural sciences or in medicine and the Habilitation or postdoctoral qualifications equivalent to the requirements for tenure. This includes evidence of teaching effectiveness.

The University of Tübingen is particularly interested in increasing the number of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages women candidates to apply. In line with its internationalization agenda, the university welcomes applications from researchers outside Germany.

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

The German-language advertisement is the sole legally binding advertisement of this position.

Please submit your entire application using the web-based application platform:

The deadline for applications is December 12th, 2019.

Enquiries may be directed to the Dean.

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
University of Tübingen
Professor Dr. med. Ingo B. Autenrieth
Geissweg 5
72076 Tübingen, GERMANY

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