Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)

Professorship (W2) (6 years/tenure track) of Translational Lymphoma Research

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

Professorship (W2) (6 years/tenure track)
of Translational Lymphoma Research

at the Department of Medicine III, University Hospital Munich, commencing as soon as possible.

The successful candidate is expected to be an internationally recognized scientist in the field of translational lymphoma research with an outstanding track record with respect to publications and third party funding. International scientific experience is desired. We are looking for a candidate with profound experience in heading an independent research group, who will complement, strengthen and expand our ongoing preclinical and clinical lymphoma program.

Professorial duties also include teaching and patient care as an attending physician (Oberarzt) within the Medical Department III.

The LMU Munich seeks to appoint a highly qualified junior academic to this professorship and, therefore, especially encourages early-career scholars to apply. Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, a doctoral degree or a comparable specific qualification and a board certification in hematology and medical oncology. With an excellent record in research and teaching to date, prospective candidates will have demonstrated the potential for an outstanding academic career.

The initial appointment will be for six years. After a minimum of three years, it can be converted into a permanent position pending a positive evaluation of the candidate’s performance in research and teaching as well as his or her personal aptitude and if all legal conditions are met.

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 25.10.2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.