University of Lübeck

University Professorship (W2) in Biomedical Optics and Photonics

Universität zu Lübeck

Lübeck, Germany

The Institute of Biomedical Optics at the Department of Computer Science/Engineering and Department of Natural Sciences (STEM) at the Universität zu Lübeck invites applications for a permanent

University Professorship (W2) in Biomedical Optics and Photonics

commencing as soon as possible. Conditions of the appointment are in accordance with the Higher Education Act (Hochschulgesetz) of Schleswig-Holstein. Details will be explained on request.

The successful candidate will represent the respective field in research and teaching. The overall focus of the professorship lies on novel physics approaches in optics and their development to the point of application in the clinic or in life science laboratories. Starting from comprehensive basic research on fundamental phenomena, the activities should extend to technology development of biomedical instruments and their system integration. The goal is to strengthen research, development and translation in the fields of laser medicine, optical diagnostics and in-vivo optical imaging (or one of these fields). Support for successful translation of research and development results is provided through the collaboration with the Medical Laser Center Lübeck GmbH (MLL). We welcome the establishment of research collaborations and close links with other institutes of the science department and with the faculty of medicine.

Teaching courses within the study programmes of Science and Engineering is expected. The candidate should be capable of teaching in German language.

The requirements for employment include a doctorate and additional scientific achievements, documented by a position as junior professor (Juniorprofessur), a habilitation (Habilitation) or equivalent scientific accomplishments, which can also have been achieved outside University.

As an equal opportunities employer, Universität zu Lübeck particularly encourages female scientists to apply, in case of equal qualification they will be prioritized. Equally qualified candidates with disabilities will also be given preference.

Applications from abroad are especially welcome. Do not include ID or portrait photos in your application.

Please find further information on the requested documents and on the application and selection procedure via the link below:

Applications with the usual documents, including curriculum vitae and copies of certificates, scientific career, list of publications, including three selected publications, information on teaching and project experience as well as a brief description of the research and teaching concept should be sent no later than 01.06.2019 to:

Geschäftsstelle Berufungen-MINT, Universität zu Lübeck
Ratzeburger Allee 160, D-23562 Lübeck, Germany


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University Professorship (W2) in Biomedical Optics and Photonics