The Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine at the University of Luxembourg invites applications for a faculty position in experimental genetics at the full professor level.
As a Professor at the University of Luxembourg you will :
Conduct research at the highest international level
Set up and develop your own research group in the field of experimental genetics
Be responsible for establishing a competitive research programme in experimental genetics with a focus on developing animal models for neurodegenerative diseases (preferentially Parkinson’s disease), experimental and systems genetics and gene-
Successfully attract external research grants from national and international sources
Be the scientific leader of the state-of-the-art fish and mouse facilities of LCSB closely collaborating and leading 2 highly qualified senior platform managers
Lead interdisciplinary research by reaching out to the experimental, computational and clinical research groups within the collaborative environment of the University and LCSB
Interact and collaborate with other groups within the Luxembourg and the international research community
Be engaged in teaching courses for the Master in Systems Biology and upcoming medical education program as well as supervising and training of PhD students and mentoring of Postdocs
For questions please contact :
Prof. Rudi Balling
Director of the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine
e-mail : rudi.balling uni.lu
How to apply
Candidates are welcome to send their complete application per e-mail to LCSB.recruitment uni.lu by October 31, 2018 at the latest.
Please mention the job post reference in the subject field.
The following documents (in English) are requested to be submitted :
A detailed curriculum vitae with a list of publications, courses taught, research grants, industry collaborations and experience, patents, as well as management and administrative positions held
A cover letter including a statement highlighting scientific, educational, and other activities of particular significance for this position
A list of three references including their contact information and current positions. Please indicate their relationship to you;
the referees will be contacted only upon approval from the candidate)
Any additional material highlighting significant publications, success in obtaining research funding, industry contacts and collaborations, experience in management positions within a university or research centre, as well as other relevant qualifications and achievements are appreciated