Assistant Professor in BIOINFORMATICS
General: In this position you will have the opportunity to carry out high level research and to specialise in a particular field. You will hold your own lectures, tutor students and participate in administration. During the first year of employment it is possible to conclude a 'qualification agreement' which is the core part of a University career position. If the terms of the qualification agreement are fullfilled it will lead to a continuous career at the University, resulting in the position of an Associate Professor and permanent employment. Main tasks: Independent research in bioinformatic analysis of microbiomes and biological interactions in different habitats, including development of digital tools; acquisition of third-party funds; scientific publishing; high-quality teaching in the field of bioinformatics; supervision and co-supervision of theses; participation in academic self-government. Required qualification: PhD in (bio-)informatics, microbiology, biology or a related subject; minimum 2 years of PostDoc experience; publications in international journals; experience in the acquisition of third-party funds; team and communication skills; command of the German language is expected within a reasonable time.
The University of Innsbruck strives to increase the percentage of women and thus expressly encourages women to apply. This is particularely true for leading positions and scientific job offers. In case of underrepresentation women with the same qualifications will be given priority. We are looking forward to receiving your online application by 18.01.2020. https://lfuonline.uibk.ac.at/public/karriereportal.details?asg_id_in=10934
Tenure-Track model: The vacant post offers a continuous scientific career up to an associate professor. A key component of this tenure track model is the so called "Qualifizierungsvereinbarung" (qualification agreement). This agreement shall be concluded as the case may be at the latest one year after being employed. More information: https://www.uibk.ac.at/forschung/qualifizierungsvereinbarung. Salary: An initial salary of € 3.804,- p.m. shall be offered for this position. In the following, the conclusion of the qualification agreement will entitle to an increased salary of € 4.498,40 p.m. and the fulfilment of the agreed qualification objectives will entitle to an increased salary of € 4.877,50 p.m.. All mentioned salaries are monthly gross salaries, paid 14 times p.a. Furthermore, the university has numerous attractive offers (https://www.uibk.ac.at/universitaet/zusatzleistungen/).