The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Giessen/Germany invites applications for a
W3 Professorship for Veterinary Pathology
as of now
Reference is made to § 61 section 7 Hessisches Hochschulgesetz (HHG) and to
conditions of employment based on § 62 HHG. Proficient knowledge of German is
The successful candidate will represent the faculty in teaching, research and
diagnostics and take overthe management of the institute.
We are looking for an internationally qualified specialist with proven experience in
veterinary pathological research. We expect innovative research with a scientific
focus on neuropathology and cancer biology. The willingness for interdisciplinary
cooperation within the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and with other life science
faculties of the Justus Liebig University as well as in larger research programs of
the research alliance "Forschungscampus Mittelhessen" (www.fcmh.de
) is anticipated.
High-ranked, international publications as well as autonomous, successful fundraising
activities are obligatory Furthermore, we expect the candidate to actively participate
in the relevant international activities of the faculty, to further promote the faculty‘s
international profile, and to strengthen JLU‘s international network. Obligatory
prerequisites for applicants are a Ph.D. or habilitation or equivalent scientific
achievements in veterinary pathology. In addition, the candidate should be admitted
as a national Veterinary Specialist in Pathology and/or as Diplomate of Veterinary
Active involvement in the support of early career researchers as part of the Giessen
Graduate Centre for the Life Sciences and the combined Ph.D. program of the
Faculties of Veterinary Medicine and Human Medicine is expected.
Teaching covers the field of Veterinary Pathology according to the »Tierärztliche
Approbationsverordnung« (TAppV) and study regulation specifications of the Faculty
of Veterinary Medicine. Teaching as well as diagnostics are performed in cooperation
with the second professorship at the Institute ofVeterinary Pathology. The integration
of gender issues in teaching and research is strongly encouraged.
Justus Liebig University Giessen (JLU) aims to employ more women in academic
research. We therefore particularly encourage female candidates to apply. JLU also
pursues the goal at faculty leadership level of increased competence in dealing with
gender and family-related issues. JLU is regarded as a family-friendly university.
Applicants with children are very welcome. Applicationsfrom disabled people of equal
aptitude will be given preference.
Please send your letter of application (no e-mails, please) with a CV and a
documentation of your qualifications and teaching competence to: The President of
Justus Liebig University Giessen, Enwin-Stein-Gebaeude, Goethestrasse 58,
35390 Giessen, Germany, quoting reference number 0-21/17
. Applicantions must
be received by 28th Februar , 2018
at the latest.
Candidates are strongly recommended to referto our webpage on employment http://www.uni-giessen.de/stellenmarkt/
and application procedures at: http://www.uni-giessen.de/stellenmarkt/merkblatt.pdf
. Please only submit copies of your application
documents as they cannot be returned after the application procedure is completed.