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Tenure-Track Postion for Tumor Epigenetics.

In accordance with the collective agreement for employees, the University Clinic of Haematology and Internal Oncology at the Faculty of Medicine announces an opening for a Tenure Track position “Tumor Epigenetics” at the Johannes Kepler University Linz. The candidate must hold a Doctorate/PhD degree.

In accordance with the collective agreement for employees and the Austrian Universities Act, University Clinic of Haematology and Internal Oncology at the Faculty of Medicine announces an opening for a full-time (40 h/week), six-year Tenure Track position at the Johannes Kepler University Linz. The candidate must hold a Doctorate/PhD degree.

The position is aimed at highly qualified junior researchers who specialize and hold a Doctorate/PhD in the field of tumor epigenetics. The position includes an optional qualification agreement that – upon the successful completion of the requirements as outlined in the agreement - may result in a permanent position as Associate Professor (§ 99 Sec. 5 and 6 of the Universities Act)

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Contact

Office of the Vice Rector for Medicine
Prof. Andrea Olschewski
+43 (0)732 2468 3378
edith.schauberger@jku.at

Employment Terms

Initially limited to a 6-year period; prospect of a permanent position (§ 99 Austrian Universities Act)

Application Deadline

May 16, 2019

The successful candidate should have an outstanding academic track record after completing his/her Doctorate/PhD (completed no longer than  12 years ago), demonstrating excellence in academic publishing, and possessing expertise teaching university-level courses. Please see the job description in the info box on the right for detailed information regarding the strategic research direction and focus, the type of research expected, the teaching requirements, the required professional experience, the most significant qualification objectives to be met as part of the position, essential information about the existing research infrastructure, as well as other requirements specific to the position.

The minimum annual salary in accordance with the collective agreement is EUR 53.254,60 gross. Once the qualification agreement has been signed, the minimum annual gross salary will be EUR 62.799,60. The salary is subject to negotiation.

If you have any questions, please contact office of the Vice Rector for Medicine Prof. Andrea Olschewski, Tel.: +43 (0)732 2468 3378, E-Mail: edith.schauberger@jku.at.

The Johannes Kepler University wishes to increase the proportion of female faculty and, for this reason, especially welcomes applications from women. If applicants are equally qualified, women will be given preference for this position. The university welcomes applications from qualified candidates with physical disabilities. These applications will be given special consideration.

In compliance with a three-week application period, prospective candidates interested in this multifaceted position are invited to submit their application to the Rector of the Johannes Kepler University by May 16th, 2019 at the latest. We look forward to electronically receiving your application submitted in German or in English via forms.jku.at/pm/tenuretrack.

Please attach the following documents with your application: a cover letter including an account of your intent and qualifications for the position, a current CV, a list of publications, three full-text publications you consider to be most important, a list of all previously held university-level courses and lectures (including evaluation results, if available), a list of former research projects and collaboration efforts, a list of previous professional experience related to your research and teaching activities, a summary of planned projects and objectives in research and teaching.