211-0001-2N Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Biological Data Sciences/Bioinformatics
The Department of Biology at the University of Copenhagen invites applications for both employment levels in Biological Data Sciences/Bioinformatics.
Only one candidate, however, will be hired
The position is to be filled by 1 March 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter, subject to negotiation.
Applicants should have a scientific background within bioinformatics/computational biology. The position requires an increasing publication trajectory in high-level, international, peer-reviewed ISI journals as well as some personal research grants or a designated (by name) part of major grants. Research plans and publication record should delineate a clear potential for attracting external funding and the development of a research group integrated in, and complimenting, current research. An active network of international collaborations will be considered an important asset.
Tenure-track assistant professor
The candidate must have an academic standing showing internationally competitive research, and/or have high potential to make a future scientific impact at the international level. Documented university level experience in delivering high-quality undergraduate/graduate teaching is not mandatory but will be an advantage. If not already holding formal pedagogical qualifications, candidates are required to obtain pedagogical training equivalent to the University of Copenhagen Teaching and Learning in Higher Education programme for Assistant Professors.
The Associate Professor
The candidate must have a significant track-record of attracting external research funding as well as a significant publication record in high-level, international, peer-reviewed ISI journals is required. Candidates are also required to have documented university level competencies in delivering high-quality undergraduate/graduate teaching and must be able to explain and reflect upon own teaching practice and portfolio. Formal pedagogical training or supervision equivalent to the University of Copenhagen Teaching and Learning in Higher Education programme is necessary. Finally, candidates are expected to have managerial qualifications and experience in leading a competitive research group, as well as out-reach qualifications.
Further information and filing of application
Deadline for applications is 1.11.2018 2018, 23:59 GMT +1.