University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU)

Tenure Track Professorship for Trauma Immunology (W2 / Associate Professor)

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

Erlangen, Germany

The Faculty of Medicine at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) invites applications for a

Tenure Track Professorship for Trauma Immunology (W2 / Associate Professor)

at the Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery. The professorship is to be filled by the earliest possible starting date for an initial period of six years. FAU offers a long-term perspective of a permanent appointment to a W2 professorship if the requirements of the tenure evaluation are met.

We seek to appoint an expert who will develop an internationally visible research and teaching profile. Successful candidates demonstrate excellent academic achievements in research and teaching at the highest international standards with a focus on one or several areas of the pathophysiology of congenital or acquired immune response after trauma. In particular, fundamental research and relevant expertise in post-traumatic immune regulation is required.

The successful candidate is expected to represent and further develop the area of research both in experimental and translational fields. We also expect the professor to contribute to the research areas of infectiology and immunology at the Faculty of Medicine.

For further information and the application guidelines please see

Please submit your complete application documents (CV, list of publications, list of lectures and courses taught, list of operations, copies of certificates and degrees, list of third-party funding) online at by 08.09.2019, addressed to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine. Please contact with any questions.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.