W2-Professorship for "Immunomodulation" : Magdeburg, Germany

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W2-Professorship for "Immunomodulation" : Magdeburg, Germany

The Institute of Molecular and Clinical Immunology (Director Prof. Dr. B. Schraven, MD) of the Medical Faculty of the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg offers a
W2-Professorship for „Immunomodulation"
The position is available for 5 years and can be extended. The successful candidate will be employed as “Angestellter”.
 
We are seeking an international recognized scientist (MD, PhD) who supports the research focus „Immunology and Molecular Medicine of Inflammation" of the Medical Faculty, with an excellent and international competitive research programme. It is expected that the successful candidate participates in the existing collaborative research projects (DFG Collaborative Research Center SFB 854, DFG-graduate school GRK 1167, BMBF-consortium FORSYS).
 
The scientific work of the Institute of Molecular and Clinical Immunology as well as the SFB 854 is aimed at assessing the molecular mechanisms that determine processes of cellular communication within the immune system. In cooperation with the clinical institutions of the Medical Faculty, the Institute of Molecular and Clinical Immunology intends to increase its efforts in preclinical and translational research. Hence, candidates with a track record in preclinical/translational research will be preferentially considered.
 
The duties connected with the professorship include an active participation in the teaching responsibilities of the institute, especially within the study courses “Medicine” and “Biosystems Engineering”.
 
Prerequisite for employment are the „Habilitation" or equivalent achievements.
 
The Otto-von-Guericke-University aims at increasing the numbers of females in research and teaching. Therefore female applicants are particularly encouraged to apply for the position. In case of equivalent qualification, handicapped applicants will be preferentially considered.
 
Applications containing the usual documents (CV, List of Publications, official copies of relevant documents and the five most important publications in paper format) should be send by regular mail within six weeks after appearance of this advertisement to the
Dean of the Medical Faculty of the
Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg
Prof. Dr. med. H.-J. Rothkötter
Leipziger Str. 44, D-39120 Magdeburg