W3-Professorship in Atmospheric Physics (m/f/d)

Leibniz Institute of Atmospheric Physics at the Rostock University (IAP), Kühlungsborn

The Faculty Mathematics and Natural Sciences invites in cooperation with the Leibniz Institute of Atmospheric

Physics Kühlungsborn (IAP) applications for a

W3-Professorship in Atmospheric Physics (m/f/d)

at the IAP and the Institute of Physics, starting at the earliest possible date (within budget considerations).

We are looking for an outstanding scientist in the field of atmospheric physics. Emphasis should be on the experimental or theoretical exploration of the stratosphere, mesosphere and lower thermosphere. The main task is leading the Leibniz Institute of Atmospheric Physics (IAP). In addition, the candidate is expected to collaborate with the Institute of Physics of the University, to participate in joint projects and to contribute to the activities of the Interdisciplinary Faculty. The teaching duties comprise courses and seminars in atmospheric physics for master and PhD programs.

Additional Information:

Prof. Dr. Stefan Lochbrunner, +49 381/498-6960,  stefan.lochbrunner(at)uni-rostock.de

Qualifications are as per § 58 of the Higher Education Act of the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (LHG M-V): completed university studies, doctoral degree, post-doctoral thesis (“Habilitation”), teaching experience or equivalent qualifications, usually earned within the context of junior professorship.

A special focus is placed on academic achievement and teaching qualifications as well scientific organization and academic administration. For this reason, candidates should describe previous teaching results, ideas regarding future teaching (including didactic lesson planning) and their prior experience in academic and scientific management.

In addition, candidates are expected to have experience and interest in developing programs that can attract and maintain external funding.

The professorship is to be filled according to § 61 LHG M-V as a position with civil servant status for life, or, if applicable, for 5 years. It is also possible to fill the position as a regular state employee.

The University of Rostock is committed to their university management guidelines.

Equal opportunities are part of our personnel policy. The announcement is therefore aimed at all persons regardless of their gender (* gender-neutral). Disabled applicants will be given preference if all other qualifications are essentially equal.

The University of Rostock is especially interested in promoting women within the context of § 7 (3) of the Gender Equality Act, and therefore specifically encourages applications from qualified women. Disabled applicants will be given preference if all other qualifications are essentially equal.

Applications with the usual documents (full CV, a complete list of academic and professional background, publications, teaching experience, any additional qualifications, a summary of grants and sponsored research activities and a description of future research plans) should be sent no later than 31st July 2020 to the University of Rostock, Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Wismarsche Straße 45, 18057 Rostock or by e-mail to dekan.mnf(at)uni-rostock.de.

The protection of your personal information is very important to us. Therefore, the data collected during the application process will be collected, processed and used in accordance with the relevant data protection rules.

Application costs cannot be reimbursed by the State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. We ask you to submit applications only in copy, as they will not be returned after the procedure has been completed.