Chair (W2) of Physiological Chemistry and Molecular Biology

Chair (W2) of Physiological Chemistry and Molecular Biology

Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

Dresden, Germany

The Carl Gustav Carus Faculty of Medicine of the Technische Universität Dresden announces the opening of a

Chair (W2) of Physiological Chemistry and Molecular Biology

to be filled by April 1st, 2020.

The professorship is embedded in the Institute of Physiological Chemistry, director: Prof. Dr. Rolf Jessberger, and represents Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in teaching and research. Based on your experience in teaching you offer engagement in the entire spectrum of education of students of human medicine and dentistry at the level of 8 hours per week during the semester. Research at the Institute focuses on aspects of oncology, molecular immunology, gametogenesis, DNA- and chromosome dynamics and cytosceletal processes. We welcome your enthusiasm to perform internationally competitive research in one or several of these or closely related areas with a focus on human/mammalian research, based on your successful previous publications and acquisition of external funding, and expect you to participate in existing or planned program project grant initiatives of this faculty and of TU Dresden. We would also like to encourage you to get actively involved in academic affairs and self-governance.

Prerequisites according to § 58 SächsHSFG include a university degree and a doctoral degree in a directly relevant discipline such as biochemistry, biology, chemistry, medicine or similar, and postdoctoral experience or other experience equivalent to the German habilitation.

The Faculty of Medicine aspires to increase the number of women in research and teaching, and strongly encourages qualified women to apply for this position. We also welcome applications from scientists with disabilities.

Please send your application by December 5th, 2018 in electronic form as PDF file or hardcopy to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine Carl Gustav Carus, Technische Universität Dresden, Prof. Dr. med. H. Reichmann, Fetscherstraße 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany ( For further details concerning the required application documents see the homepage of the Faculty of Medicine (, or please contact the dean`s office (Dr. Janetzky, 49 351-458 3356), the equal opportunity officer Dr. Valtink (49 351-458-6124) or the representative for disabled persons Ms Hillig (+49 351-458-3327).

The Technische Universität Dresden is a family-friendly university and offers a dual career service. The Faculty of Medicine also provides active support for childcare options as well as help in finding adequate jobs in the region for the candidate´s partner.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.