[20110731] Full Professorship (W3) in Experimental Earth Sciences at Bayerisches Geoinstitut, Universitaet Bayreuth, Germany

The position is available from October 1, 2011. We are looking for an internationally renowned scientist from the fields of experimental geochemistry,experimental geophysics, and materials science. Applications from related and emerging new areas, such as high-pressure geomicrobiology or research in planetary materials by advanced analytical methods are also encouraged. Research activities should make a major contribution towards understanding Earth and planetary interiors. The successful applicant will be expected to participate in teaching, particularly in the education of graduate students, in the Master Course “Experimental Geoscience”and in basic courses for geoecology students. A strong commitment to the development of international cooperation is expected. In addition to a Ph. D., applicants should have appropriate experience in research and teaching. Candidates must be less than 52 years old upon appointment. Women and handicapped people are especially encouraged to apply.

Applications, accompanied by a curriculum vitae, publication list, copies of university certificates, a statement on teaching experience and an outline of proposed research should be sent before July 31, 2011 to the Dekan der Fakultät für Biologie, Chemie und Geowissenschaften der Universität Bayreuth, 95440 Bayreuth, Germany.

Contributed by:

Tomoo Katsura
Bayerisches Geoinstitut, Universität Bayreuth
D-95440, Bayreuth, Germany
Tel: +49(0)921 55-3791 (office) 3700/3766 (institute)
Fax: +49(0)921 55-3769
E-mail: Tomo.Katsura@uni-bayreuth.de

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