European Association of Systems Medicine

Full Professorship in Systems Biology

Applications are now invited for a full professorship/chair in Systems Biology at the University of Stuttgart, to be filled at the earliest opportunity.

The position will be located at the Center of Biochemical Engineering within an institute that will be newly established, by fusion of the current Institute of Industrial Genetics (with its new focus on eukaryotic genetics) and the Institute of Cell Biology and Immunology. The professorship will involve the cooperative leadership of this new institute.

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Candidates should have demonstrated research excellence in the field of systems biology using experimental and mathematical approaches to study mammalian systems. This includes, for example, the study of model systems at the intra- and intercellular level and/or tissues and organs.

The University of Stuttgart is seeking a candidate with strong didactic skills and previous experience in teaching who is expected to contribute to the teaching curriculum of the B. Sc. / M. Sc. study courses of Technical Biology. Active participation in the design of a new M. Sc. study course in Systems Biology is required. The successful candidate is expected to have experience in leadership and team motivation, and the acquisition of external funding.

Application deadline: 30th September 2017

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