Full Professorship (W3) of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry (Chair)

Munich, Bayern (DE)
08 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

As one of Europe’s leading research universities, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) in Munich is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in research and teaching. Building on its more than 500-year-long tradition, it offers a broad spectrum that covers all areas of knowledge within its 18 Faculties, ranging from the humanities, law, economics and social sciences, to medicine and the natural sciences.

The Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy – Center for Drug Research (Pharmaceutical Chemistry), invites applications for a

Full Professorship (W3) of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry

commencing as soon as possible.

The outstanding candidate is expected to further strengthen interdisciplinary research in the broad field of drug-oriented research with a focus on medicinal chemistry and to network with the well-established research structures at the HighTechCampus Großhadern/Martinsried. The candidate is expected to teach the subject Pharmaceutical/Medicinal Chemistry in its entirety.

Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, a doctoral degree or a comparable specific qualification, teaching skills at university level, excellent academic achievements and a productive and promising research program.

LMU Munich makes a point of providing newly appointed professors with various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual career couples.

LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members. Further information is available at the faculty’s women’s representative ( Furthermore, disabled candidates with essentially equal qualifications will be given preference.

Please submit your application comprising a curriculum vitae, documentation of academic degrees and certificates, summary of teaching activities, as well as a list of publications and invited lectures, a brief summary of present and future research interests, and up to three relevant publications electronically as a single pdf file (up to 10 MB) to the Dean of the Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, email:, no later than 30 August 2019.