The University of Konstanz has been successful in the German Excellence Initiative since 2007.
The Department of Biology in the Faculty of Sciences, subject to the approval of the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Württemberg and the University Council, seeks to fill a
Tenure Track Professorship in Applied Bioinformatics
(salary category W1)
at the earliest possible date. The position is funded in the context of the joint programme for the promotion of early career researchers by the German federal and state-governments.
Applicants are recognized for creative and innovative approaches to computational analysis of nucleic acids and/or proteins including quantitative analysis of large scale data. The candidate is also expected to complement our research focus on Chemical Biology (e.g. the Graduate School Chemical Biology or the Collaborative Research Centre 969) or Ecology (e.g. GRK 2272 R3 on the response and resilience of aquatic ecosystems or the excellence cluster Collective Behaviour) with an original research program.
For further details about our research activities see: https://www.biologie.uni-konstanz.de/en/research/). Furthermore, the candidate will contribute to teaching in Bioinformatics and Biostatistics at BSc and MSc levels. According to the programme for the promotion of early career researchers, eligible candidates must hold a university degree and a doctorate and are in general within 6 years after start of the PhD (for further details see: https://www.bmbf.de/de/wissenschaftlicher-nachwuchs-144.html).The position is endowed with a start-up package, personnel resources and own laboratory/office space.
The position is a tenure track position leading to an appointment as a W3 professor. If the evaluation is positive, the tenure track professor will obtain tenure as a W3 professor after completing a simplified version of the professorial appointment process. Information about the evaluation process and criteria is available in the “Satzung über das Tenure-Track-Verfahren” (tenure track statutes, in German) (https://www.uni-konstanz.de/broschueren/tenure-track/).
Applications should be sent electronically until 15 March 2019 under the reference number 2019-005 formatted into one pdf-file to: email@example.com .
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