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The Faculty of Medicine invites applications for a W2/W3 Professorship for Multimodal Imaging in Clinical Research at the Department of Neuroradiology, Institute of Radiology, to be filled by the earliest possible starting date. The position will be either fixed-term (six years) or permanent if certain prerequisites are met. A W2 or W3 position may be offered depending on the applicant’s qualifications.

The successful candidate is expected to represent the field adequately in teaching and research. We are looking for a candidate who will strengthen the research focus of the Department of Neuroradiology in multimodal MR imaging or multimodal flat-panel detector or CT imaging. This includes independent research in imaging methodology, translational research and implementation of innovative imaging concepts. The professor will have full access to the comprehensive equipment of the University Hospital Erlangen with several clinical MRI systems (including new 7T Magnetom Terra), various CT and flat-panel detector systems. Collaboration in the research networks of the Faculty of Medicine (Collaborative Research Centres, Research Training Groups, Interdisciplinary Centre for Clinical Research, Medical Valley, Graduate School in Advanced Optical Technologies (SAOT) and research programmes at University Hospital Erlangen (for example the Comprehensive Cancer Center). The degree programmes Medicine, Dentistry, Molecular Medicine, Medical Process Management and Logopaedics are taught at the Faculty of Medicine.

Prerequisites for the position are a university degree in the natural sciences, engineering or medicine, university level teaching experience, a doctoral degree, and additional academic qualifications. These should be in the form of a Habilitation (post-doctoral thesis) or equivalent academic publications. The necessary qualifications may also have been acquired in a non-university context or through a junior faculty position (e.g. W1 Professor or Assistant Professor).

Please submit your complete application documents (CV, list of publications with original work first, list of lectures and courses taught, copies of certificates and degrees, list of third-party funding) online  by 29.12.2017, addressed to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine. Please contact the Dean’s Office with any questions.


FAU has the right to appoint professors. The legal preconditions are determined by Art. 10 BayHSchPG.

FAU expects applicants to become actively involved in the administration of academic affairs and welcomes experience in managing research projects and raising third-party funding.The University of Erlangen-Nürnberg pursues a policy of intense student mentoring and therefore expects its teaching staff to be present during lecture periods.

FAU is a family-friendly employer and is also responsive to the needs of dual career couples. In its pursuit of academic excellence, FAU is committed to equality of opportunity and to a proactive and inclusive approach, which supports and encourages all under-represented groups, promotes an inclusive culture and values diversity.

FAU provides support for dual career couples.

Please apply online using our application portal.  You can upload all relevant documents to the section “documents” (pdf-format).

We do not need any print documents or CD / files at this stage. You can bring your certified documents to the colloquium.

Documents to be submitted

  • Curriculum vitae, listed in tabular form (CV)
  • Structured list of publications
  • List of given lectures and held courses
  • Scan of certificates
  • If appropriate, catalog of surgeries.


We appreciate your feedback regarding our application portal. Please contact Prof. Dr. Katrin Schiebel for questions and remarks.

Mailing address

Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of FAU
Krankenhausstraße 12
91054 Erlangen

Phone: 0049-9131-85-22262

The dates of colloquia and inaugural lectures are published in our event calendar.