Full Professorship for „Advanced Neuroimaging“ (W3 BBesO grade post)

Full Professorship for „Advanced Neuroimaging“ (W3 BBesO grade post)

  • Full Time
  • Essen

Website Department of Neurology

We are a young, innovative university located in the heart of the Ruhr metropolis.
We pride ourselves in outstanding research and teaching, think in terms of
opportunities rather than limitations and develop ideas with a view to the future.
Diversity is an integral part of our culture as we promote potential and are
committed to upholding genuine equity in education.

The Medical School of the University of Duisburg-Essen is offering the following position at the Department of Neurology at the
earliest possible opportunity:
Full Professorship for „Advanced Neuroimaging“
(W3 BBesO grade post)

The holder of this position will be responsible for representing the scientific field of Neuroimaging in research and teaching. Advanced experience in functional and structural neuroimaging with magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) is expected. Experience in the development and application of fMRI methods on ultra-high field systems (7 Tesla or more) is desirable. The applicant must have up-to-date and future-oriented research topics in this field. A good fit to the main research areas of the Erwin L. Hahn Institute for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, the Center for Translational Neuro- and Behavioral Sciences and existing collaborative research networks (e.g. SFB/TRR 289, SFB 1280, FOR2974) is expected. The applicant should have
experience in leading her/his own research group and demonstrate a willingness to work in an interdisciplinary manner. The ability to promote young scientists is expected.

Publications in high-ranking peer-reviewed journals and successful experience with competitive third-party fundingapplications, preferably DFG-funding projects, as well as involvement in teaching activities of the university are mandatory.

The Medical Faculty in Essen promotes research particularly in the following areas: Cardiovascular Disease, Oncology,Transplantation Medicine and Translational Neuro- and Behavior Sciences, as well as the bridging disciplines of Immunology and Infectious Diseases.

As the University of Duisburg-Essen puts special emphasis on the quality of academic teaching, concepts on the participation inteaching activities with regard to the profile of the University Medical School should be provided.
Qualifications according to § 36 Hochschulgesetz NRW are required.

The University of Duisburg-Essen aims to increase diversity among its faculty members (see http://uni-due.de/diversity) and strives to increase the number of women in such positions; therefore, we especially encourage women with relevant qualifications to apply. Women with the appropriate qualifications will receive preferential consideration.

Applications from severely disabled or coordinate candidates according to § 2 Abs. 3 SGB IX are welcome.
Applications with the usual supporting documents [curriculum vitae, list of scientific publications [see http://www.uni-due.de/imperia/md/content/medizin/formblatt_aufbau_schriftenverzeichnis.pdf)], documents on scientific and professional career, certificate copies, presentation of the applicant’s research profile and their respective perspective at the University of Duisburg-Essen, information on third-party funding, participation in academic self-administration, past teaching experience and concepts for teaching, and 5 key publications should be submitted to Univ.-Prof. Dr. J. Buer, Dekan der Medizinischen Fakultät, Universitätsklinikum Essen, Hufelandstr. 55, 45147 Essen by the 25th of June 2024. The application deadline implies the arrival of the application at the Dean’s Office.

Please apply via e-mail to Berufungen@uk-essen.de. Furthermore, we need you to fill in our application form at
Further information on the position and its embedment in the University of Duisburg-Essen as well as in the Faculty can be found at https://www.uni-due.de/med/de/organisation/berufungen.php).

To apply for this job email your details to Berufungen@uk-essen.de