Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Independent Research Group Leader (f/m/x)
Cluster of Excellence Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD)
We are one of the largest and oldest universities in Europe and one of the most important employers in our region. Our broad range of subjects, the dynamic development of our main research areas and our central location in Cologne make us attractive for students and researchers from around the world. We offer a wide range of career opportunities in science, technology, and administration.
The Cologne Cluster of Excellence Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases (CECAD) is a unique research venture of the University of Cologne, the Max Planck Institutes for Biology of Ageing and for Metabolism Research and the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), integrating over 50 research groups. The mission of CECAD is to define the common and unique molecular and cellular mechanisms how individuals age using different models (single molecule to organism), model organisms (yeast to human) to identify novel interventions that promote healthy ageing and prevent age-related disease.
The University of Cologne is committed to equal opportunities and diversity. Women are especially encouraged to apply and will be considered preferentially in accordance with the Gender Equality Act of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (LGG NRW). We also expressly welcome people with disabilities/special needs or of equal status.
The position is available immediately on a full-time basis (39,83 hours per week). It is limited for 5 years with a potential extension of 2 more years. If the applicant meets the relevant wage requirements and personal qualifications, the salary is based on remuneration group 15 TV-L of the pay scale for the German public sector.
Please apply online with proof of the required qualifications (cover letter, CV, certificates, publication list, a statement on your past research achievements and future research plans) without a photo under: https://jobportal.uni-koeln.de.
The reference number is Wiss2311-02.
The application deadline is 10.01.2024.
For further inquiries, please contact Professor Carien Niessen (firstname.lastname@example.org).