The University of Innsbruck invites applications for the position of an University Professor of BIOCHEMISTRY at the Institute of Biochemistry of the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy. The position will be based on a permanent civil-law employment contract with the University.
• Representing the subject of “Biochemistry” both in experimental research and teaching with a main research focus on “Cellular Regulation”, for instance in the area of regulatory RNA.
• Offering a broad spectrum of courses in Biochemistry.
• Participating in the University’s research programme entitled “Molecular Biosciences”.
Eligibility requirements include a pertinent degree in higher education, a pertinent habilitation or equivalent qualification, publications in leading international peer-reviewed journals, involvement in international research.
The University of Innsbruck is committed to increase the percentage of female employees, especially in leading positions and therefore explicitly invites women to apply. In the case of equivalent qualifications, women will be given preference.
Applications must reach us at the latest by October 30th, 2014 and should include the usual documentation (esp. curriculum vitae, publication list, and description of current and intended research, samples of the five most important works). All documents have to be submitted in digital form (CD-ROM, e-mail, etc.). Hardcopy (paper) is optional. Please send the documents to: Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Fakultäten Servicestelle, Standort Innrain 52f, A-6020 Innsbruck ([email protected])
The basic salary is set down in the collective bargaining agreement for university employees. Profes-sors are in the remuneration group A 1. For the position the monthly salary is 4.697,80 Euro/month (14 x). Depending on qualification and experience a higher salary can be a topic in the negotiations with the rector. Beyond that the university offers attractive additional benefits (http://www.uibk.ac.at/universitaet/zusatzleistungen/).
The full, authoritative text in German (published in the official bulletin of the University of Innsbruck of August 6th, 2014) as well as additional information on the current status of the application process may be found at: http://www.uibk.ac.at/fakultaeten-servicestelle/standorte/innrain52f/berufungen_habilitationen/berufungen_index_2010.html