Technical University of Munich (TUM)
invites applications for the position of
Full Professor in » Nuclear Medicine «
pay scale W3; to begin in October 2017. The Full Professor will be appointed Director of the Department of Nuclear
Medicine at the University Hospital Klinikum rechts der Isar.
The professorship belongs to the TUM School of Medicine. TUM School of Medicine is one of Germany’s top medical
schools in research and in teaching.
Close interactions with the radiopharmaceutical GMP facility, with TUM Cells and TranslaTUM, with the German Cancer
Consortium (DKTK) and the Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich (CCCM) as well as other German Health Centers are
The duties of TUM professors include research and patient care, teaching and the promotion of early-career scientists. We
seek to appoint an expert with international standing in research areas of nuclear medicine application.
The candidate is expected to coordinate applications for research networks (DFG, BMBF, EU) dealing with innovative
diagnostic and therapeutic strategies. Furthermore, integration into the Munich School of Bioengineering is anticipated.
Teaching duties include courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs.
- We are looking for a candidate with established scientific standing and high level, internationally recognized research.
The candidate should hold an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, proven by excellent
achievements in research and teaching in an internationally recognized scientific environment. Proof of possessing a
medical license for Nuclear Medicine is required.
- International scientific experience during the doctoral or postdoctoral phase is required. The successful candidate
shows pedagogical aptitude, including the ability to teach in English.
- Proven ability and experience in research or science management and leadership as well as proven ability to gain and
to lead cooperative research projects and to attract third-party funding are required.
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment
of the Greater Munich Area.
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed
professors. MDCO gives assistance for relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying
As a rule, the holder of this professorship is not employed as a "Beamter" under German law. The duties related to patient
care as Director of the Department of Nuclear Medicine, including the right to bill additional fees, are to be regulated
separately in a head physician contract with the University Hospital’s board of management.
TUM is an equal opportunity employer. As such, we explicitly encourage applications from women. Applications from disabled
persons with essentially the same qualifications will be given preference. Application documents should be presented in
accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors. These guidelines and detailed information about the TUM
Appointment and Career System are available on www.tum.de/faculty-recruiting
Please send your application no later than October 31, 2016
to the Dean of TUM School of Medicine, Prof. Peter
Henningsen, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org