At the Heidelberg University Biochemistry Center (BZH) the following position is available:
FULL PROFESSORSHIP (W3) IN BIOCHEMISTRY / MOLECULAR CELL BIOLOGY (SUCCESSOR OF PROF. KRAUTH-SIEGEL)
The successful applicant will represent the area of Biochemistry / Molecular Cell Biology and should pursue a fundamental biological question that contributes to or complements current research areas at the BZH (https://www.bzh.uni-heidelberg.de/) and can be integrated into existing or future research consortia. Research at the BZH includes the characterization of molecular machines. Major topics are dynamic processes in intracellular transport and protein homeostasis, RNA-protein complexes, specific roles of lipids and lipid-protein interactions in biological membranes, molecular switches and structural biology (crystallization platform and a well equipped CryoEM network are available). The candidate should be qualified and prepared to engage in teaching biochemistry / molecular cell biology to students of the Medical Faculty. Teaching language is German.
Prerequisites for the application are a Ph.D., M.D. or corresponding degree, a “Habilitation” or equivalent scientific qualification, experience in leading a research group, and a track record in securing third-party funding. Please refer to further requirements according to § 47 and § 48(2) State Laws for Higher Education (LHG) of Baden-Wuerttemberg.
The University of Heidelberg seeks to increase the number of female professors and therefore strongly encourages applications by qualified women. Given equal qualifications persons with disabilities will be given preferential consideration. Information on the collection of personal data in accordance with Art. 13 DS-GVO can be found on our homepage at https://www.uni-heidelberg.de/datenschutz_personal .
Please address your application to the office of the Medical Faculty of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 672, 69120 Heidelberg/Germany and submit with the documents required in electronic form until 31.01.2020 according to the guidelines of the Medical Faculty at: www.medizinische-fakultaet-hd.uni-heidelberg.de/professur.