University of Münster, Germany
Faculty of Biology, Institute for Animal Physiology
invites applications for a
Full Professor Position
(W3 salary scale, to be filled by September 1st, 2020)
Applicants should have a strong and internationally visible background and research programme with a focus on physiological processes in animals. They should also have a strong track record in teaching and obtaining external research funding.
It is expected that the successful candidate will engage with the existing research networks within the faculty, such as the Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 1348 „Dynamic Cellular Interfaces – Formation and Function“ and SFB-TRR 212 „NC3“. A willingness to work with graduate schools and research facilities is also encouraged.
The successful applicant will be expected to take an active interest in and be able to foster the development of new, interdisciplinary structures. They will be expected to teach the across the entire field of animal physiology. An active and appropriate participation in the teaching duties of the Faculty of Biology at both the BSc and MSc levels is expected, as is an appropriate level of self-management and contribution to departmental administration.
Prerequisite for the application are academic achievements made as a Juniorprofessor, in a Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification), as a member of the academic staff of a university or non-university research institute, or in a research position in business, industry, administration or other relevant fields in Germany or abroad.
The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics. Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal possibilities. We also welcome applications from candidates with severe disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications will be preferentially considered.
An application consisting of a curriculum vitae, list of publications, summary of research interests, a future research plan and a statement of teaching experience should be sent via e-mail, as a single PDF document, by May 8th, 2020 to
University of Münster
Frau Prof. Dr. S. Fetzner – Dean of the Faculty of Biology
48149 Münster, Germany