Chair (W2) of Special Food Chemistry

6 days left

Dresden, Sachsen (DE)
no information
12 Oct 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

At TU Dresden the Faculty of Chemistry and Food Chemistry offers a position of

Chair (W2) of Special Food Chemistry

starting at the next possible date.

The future position holder represents the field of food chemistry in teaching and research in its entirety. The focus of research will be on a topical field of food chemistry or related food and nutrition sciences, preferably with a chemical-analytical focus. The research profile of the successful candidate should clearly complement those already present in food chemistry at TU Dresden as well as enable cooperation and strategic initiatives within the faculty and the university. The willingness to actively participate in interdisciplinary projects (e.g. Collaborative Research Centres, Research Training Groups) and to cooperate with non-university research institutions located in Dresden would be appreciated. In teaching, the field of food chemistry should be represented in its full breadth in courses in degree programs of the faculty as well as in subsidiary subject courses of the associated or English programs. The duties include participation in academic selfadministration.

Applicants are expected to have a strong academic track record and international visibility and to show achievements in attracting third-party funding. A distinctive teaching experience that is compatible with the teaching tasks at TU Dresden is expected. Proficiency of the German language is not a prerequisite for the appointment. However, we expect the successful candidate to acquire language skills sufficient to conduct teaching and administrative tasks within two years after the appointment. Applicants must fulfil the employment qualification requirements of § 58 of the Act on the Autonomy of Institutions of Higher Education in the Free State of Saxony (SächsHSFG).

TU Dresden seeks to employ more female professors. Hence we particularly encourage women to apply. Applications from candidates with disabilities or those requiring additional support are very welcome. The University is a certified family-friendly university and offers a Dual Career Service. If you have any questions about these topics, please contact the Equal Opportunities Officer of the Faculty of Chemistry and Food Chemistry (Dr. rer. nat. Anke Matura, Phone +49 351 463 35505) or the Representative of Employees with Disabilities (Mr. Roberto Lemmrich, Phone +49 351 463-33175).

Please send your application with a curriculum vitae in table form, a description of your academic career, a list of publications and previous teaching activities including the results of the teaching evaluation (preferably of the last three years) as well as a certified copy of the certificate for the highest academic degree obtained as hard copy by 30.11.2020 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) to TU Dresden, Dekan der Fakultät Chemie und Lebensmittelchemie, Herrn Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr.-Ing. habil. Thomas Henle, Helmholtzstr. 10, 01069 Dresden, Germany and via the TU Dresden SecureMail Portal by sending it as a single pdf document to

Reference to data protection: Your data protection rights, the purpose for which your data will be processed, as well as further information about data protection is available to you on the website:

Please find the german version under:

Apply for Chair (W2) of Special Food Chemistry

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on THEunijobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy.