Assistant Professorship (no tenure track) for Hepatology

Employer
University of Zurich
Location
Zurich, Canton of Zürich (CH)
Salary
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Posted
July 17 2019
Ref
5'311'666
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
PhD Fellowship

Assistant Professorship (no tenure track) for Hepatology

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Zurich invites applications for an Assistant Professorship (non tenure track) for Hepatology.

The position is limited to six years (3+3). It is hosted at the Clinic for Gastroenterology and Hepatology of the University Hospital Zurich.

The Clinic for Gastroenterology and Hepatology of the University Hospital Zurich (USZ) provides highly specialized clinical services and enjoys an excellent national and international reputation. Hepatology plays a central role at the USZ, as it treats the largest proportion of stationary gastroenterological patients. The assistant professorship is associated with a perspective senior physician position at the USZ. There is the prospect of assuming responsibility for the hepatological field of the clinic in the medium term.

The assistant professor represents the subject in teaching, research and services. The assistant professorship comprises teaching tasks within the curriculum of medical studies as well as in specialist further training, advanced training and the promotion of young scientists.

The successful candidate should be a qualified and experienced clinician with academic experience in research and teaching. The FMH specialist title in Gastroenterology or a recognized equivalent is compulsory; the FMH specialist title in Hepatology is desirable.

Your research activities in the field of Hepatology are internationally recognized and supported by the successful acquisition of competitive third-party funds. You have a team-oriented attitude, are committed to interdisciplinary cooperation and are highly motivated to promote young scientists. Good organizational skills and a high ability to work under pressure are required. For clinical practice, knowledge of the German language is mandatory; however, the successful candidate will be expected to acquire some proficiency in German over time.

The University of Zurich and the University Hospital Zurich are equal opportunity employer. The Faculty of Medicine implements specific measures in the selection process to increase the proportion of women with a faculty position.
Please hand in your application for this position at https://www.recruiting.med.uzh.ch/position/24412160 by September 18, 2019. Applications by mail or e-mail cannot be considered

Prof. Dr. med. Achim Weber
President of the search committee
Phone +41 44 255 27 81