Tenure Track Professor (W1) of Applied Entomology
University of Hohenheim
The Faculty of Agricultural Sciences invites applications for the position of a Tenure Track Professor (W1) of Applied Entomology at the Institute of Phytomedicine to be filled in the summer semester 2019.
The research focus of the professorship should be in the field of bi- or multi-trophic interactions of organisms (e. g. plant-insect-fungus) and/or the field of novel strategies for pest control using state-of-the-art technology. Methodological approaches should include a combination of biochemical, physiological, molecular, and/or cytological techniques. Participation in the interdisciplinary centers and networks, as well as cooperation with other groups at the University of Hohenheim are expected.
The successful candidate will teach Applied Entomology in the study programs of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and will participate in teaching in the Faculty of Natural Sciences. The candidate should be able to teach both in German and in English. The teaching load will comprise four contact hours per week. The requirements for an appointment are a completed university degree, pedagogical suitability and a doctorate of outstanding quality.
The appointment will be a temporary civil service position for six years. After six years, the applicant may be appointed to a W3-position, if the requirements described in the University’s quality assurance guidelines are met. The appointment to a W3-position may be done without any additional call for applications and through a simplified appointment process.
With equal qualifications, preference will be given to candidates with disabilities.
The University of Hohenheim seeks to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages female scientists to apply.
Please attach the following documents to your application: a statement of your future research interests, a curriculum vitae, transcripts of records and degree certificates, a list of publications, a list of third-party funded projects, a teaching record, information on teaching evaluations as well as three key publications.
Please apply online at https://www.uni-hohenheim.de/prof-appt-portal by the 22nd of October 2018.
Questions regarding the position may be directed to Prof. Dr. Ralf Vögele (Ralf.Voegele@uni-hohenheim.de).
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