Junior professor (W1) for Organic Chemistry

Institute: Institute of Organic Chemistry
Contact: Prof. Dr. Manuel Alcarazo
Status: selection process ongoing
Application no later than: June 10th, 2019


The Faculty of Chemistry wishes to appoint a

Junior professor (W1) for Organic Chemistry

to commence on January 1st, 2020.

The professor is expected to perform research and teaching in organic chemistry. Applicants should be recognized for excellent achievements in a modern area of organic chemistry. The position will be located within the Institute of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry and suitably complement the departmental interdisciplinary focal research areas. Participation in existing and planned research initiatives of the Department of Chemistry in the areas of Functional Biomolecular Chemistry and Sustainable Organic Synthesis is essential. Participation in academic administration is expected.

The requirements of appointment are specified by §30 of the "Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz" (NHG) in its current version. In case of previous employment as a scientific employee or scientific teaching assistant, before or after receiving the Ph.D. degree, the total time of employment and Ph.D. studies should not have exceeded 6 years. The appointment is for three years, with extension option for three more years. The Stiftungsuniversität Göttingen has the right to make this appointment. Further details can be given upon request.
Applications from scientists working abroad are particularly welcome. The University would like to increase the percentage of women in areas in which they are under-represented and thus strongly encourages suitably qualified women to apply. As a family-friendly University, it supports the compatibility of science/work and family. It aims at increasing the employment of handicapped people. Equally qualified severely handicapped applicants will be given preference. Part-time employment may be offered in certain circumstances.

Online applications with CV, publications list and details of teaching and research experience should be received by June 10th, 2019. Printed applications are accepted.

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