Job Posting: University of Tübingen

The Faculty of Medicine at the University in Tübingen, Germany, invites applications for a position in the Department of Preclinical Imaging and Radiopharmacy as

Professor (W2) of Functional and Metabolic Brain Imaging (endowed by the Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung)

(available immediately).

According to § 50 (2) Nr. 5 LHG, the position is available for the support of talented young researchers for a period of up to 6 years. Employment is on a non-tenured basis as salaried employee.

The successful candidate should possess the following:

– Outstanding research skills in imaging science with a focus on preclinical and translational multiparametric positron emission tomography and magnetic resonance imaging (PET/MRT)

– Experience in data acquisition and analysis of brain metabolism and brain function

using multiparametric imaging

– Track record of publications in high-impact international journals and independently

acquired research funding

– Experience and strong motivation in academic teaching

The professorship intends to promote our major research activities in the fields of imaging, neuroscience, medical engineering and medical physics at the Medical Faculty, University of Tübingen. In addition, the candidate is expected to participate actively in the faculty’s teaching program.

Candidates for the position should possess a university degree and a PhD dissertation in natural sciences or in medicine and provide documents confirming teaching ability and experience.

The University of Tübingen is particularly interested in applications from female candidates for this position and therefore encourages qualified women to apply. In line with its internationalization agenda, the university welcomes applications from researchers outside Germany.

Candidates with disabilities will be given preference if the qualifications of these candidates are identical to those of a non-disabled candidate.

You can find further information on required documentation in our application guidelines at The German-language advertisement is the sole legally binding advertisement of this position.

Please send your entire application (with application form) as a single, electronic PDF file to: The deadline for applications is September 27th, 2018

Further requests can also be directed to the Dean.

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine University of Tübingen Professor Dr. med. Ingo B. Autenrieth Geissweg 5 72076 Tübingen, GERMANY