Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)

Full Professorship (W3) of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Chair)

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)

Munich, Germany

As one of Europe’s leading research universities, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) in Munich is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in research and teaching. Building on its more than 500-year-long tradition, it offers a broad spectrum that covers all areas of knowledge within its 18 Faculties, ranging from the humanities, law, economics and social sciences, to medicine and the natural sciences.

The Faculty of Medicine invites applications for a

Full Professorship (W3) of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Chair)

commencing on April 1st, 2021.

The Professorship is fully responsible for research and teaching in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. This Professorship is attached to the position as Head of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital of LMU Munich.

The Department covers the complete fields of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Main clinical focal points which should be kept and strengthened are treatment of facial deformities, especially cleft lip and palate, head and neck oncology as part of the existing head and neck tumor centre within the comprehensive cancer centreKUM, and facial traumatology.

In teaching and patient care the professorship is closely linked to the clinical key disciplines of dental medicine. Good communication skills are required. Accordingly, a leader with proven leadership experience and expertise is sought.

Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, a doctoral degree or a comparable specific qualification, a board certification in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, teaching skills at university level, excellent academic achievements and a productive and promising research program. Additional qualifications in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery as well as in Oral Surgery are desired.

The clinical duties and responsibilities of this professorship including the billing of private patients shall be reimbursed under the terms of a “Chefarztvertrag” (chairmanship contract) with a private-law contract for the professorship. This regulation can, however, be potentially disregarded when a professor has already been a chairman in a fully tenured professorship (C4-/W3-status).

LMU Munich makes a point of providing newly appointed professors with various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual-career couples.

LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members. Furthermore, disabled candidates with essentially equal qualifications will be given preference.

Please submit your application (curriculum vitae, scientific career, references, certificates, a list of publications and lectures, external funds) as well as a short application form (see to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Bavariaring 19,
80336 Munich, Germany
, no later than December 5th, 2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.