Deadline : 5 avril 2012
The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the Christian-Albrechts-University at Kiel, Germany, invites applications for a Junior Professorship (W1) in Biological Oceanography
The Christian-Albrechts-University will attract more qualified women for professorships.
The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the Christian-Albrechts-University at Kiel, Germany, invites applications for a
Junior Professorship (W1) in Biological Oceanography
The position is embedded at Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel (GEOMAR), Research Division “Marine Ecology”, Research Unit “Experimental Ecology – Food Webs”. Junior Professors will initially be appointed for 3 years („Beamtenverhältnis auf Zeit”); depending on performance the position can be extended by up to 3 additional years.
We are looking for applications by outstanding young scientist who can document their excellence by a very good PHD-thesis and scientific publications in international, peer reviewed journals. The research area should be an innovative field within marine food web research. Teaching will take place within the international Master’s curriculum “Biological Oceanography”. Cooperation with large, collaborative projects of Kiel University and of the Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel (GEOMAR) is expected.
The position is opened with respect to Art. § 64 of the “Hochsculgesetz des Landes Schleswig-Holstein” (Higher Education Act of the State of Schleswig-Holstein). Information about the advertised junior professorship can be obtained from Prof. Ulrich Sommer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel seeks to increase the number of women in research and teaching, and expressively encourages qualified women to apply. Women will be treated with priority provided that their qualifications are equal to those of male applicants.
Applications from handicapped scientists will be treated with priority.
Applications with the usual documents should be sent until 5 April 2012 to the following address:
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Dekan der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät