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Tenure-Track Professor in the Field of Data Science in Mass Spectrometry-Based Omics

Employer
UNIVERSITY OF VIENNA
Location
Vienna (Landbezirke) (AT)
Salary
An Attractive Salary
Closing date
15 Apr 2024

52 Faculty of Chemistry
Working hours: 40 | Collective bargaining agreement: §48 VwGr. A2
Limited until: permanent
Reference no.: 2184

The position

We seek to appoint a bioinformatician with a high-ranking top publication record in computational mass spectrometry of small and large biomolecules analysis. The candidate should have a strong background in efficient data structures and algorithms suitable for bioinformatics. A focus will be the development of innovative algorithms for high-throughput identification of molecules, data analysis, and integration. Therefore, the candidate should have profound knowledge of current statistics and omics analysis methods and an understanding of the common fragmentation mechanism of analyzed biomolecules, current statistics, including machine-learning strategies and omics methods for spectral interpretation, analysis, and visualization.The University of Vienna has a state-of-the-art infrastructure for mass spectrometry and computing. This includes instruments that carry out low and high-resolution experiments for small and large molecules and allow the analysis of a wide range of molecules - from metabolites to lipids and proteins. In addition, a computer-aided infrastructure is available for metabolic modelling. (Institute website: https://anchem.univie.ac.at/)

Your academic profile:

  • Doctoral degree/PhD
  • Two years of international research experience during or after doctoral studies
  • Outstanding research achievements, excellent publication and funding record, international reputation
  • Gender and diversity competence
  • Experience in designing of and participating in research projects, ability to lead research groups and acquire third-party funding
  • Enthusiasm for excellent teaching and supervision at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral level

We expect the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in bachelor's programmes and for participation in university committees.

We offer:

  • the opportunity to obtain a permanent position and eventual promotion to full professor; the initial contract as Assistant Professor is limited to six years, after positive evaluation of a qualification agreement the contract becomes permanent as Associate Professor; Associate Professors can be promoted to Full Professor through an internal competitive procedure.
  • a dynamic research environment
  • a wide range of research and teaching support services
  • attractive working conditions in a city with a high quality of life
  • an attractive salary according to the Collective Bargaining Agreement for University Staff (level A2) and an organisational retirement plan

Application documents:

  1. Letter of motivation
  2. Academic curriculum vitae
    • education and training (PhD Certificate, PDF)
    • positions held to date
    • relevant parental, family or other care times
    • awards and honors
    • commissions of trust
    • previous and current cooperation partners
    • complete list of acquired third-party funding and, if applicable, of inventions/patents
    • list of most important scientific talks (max. 10)
    • teaching and mentoring
    • supervision experience (Master and PhD), if applicable
  3. List of publications
    • link to your own publicly accessible ORCID record, with a complete and current publication list
    • three key publications as electronic full text version (PDF, max 30 MB)
  4. Research statement
    • most important research achievements (max. 2 pages) and planned future research activities (max. 4 pages)
    • synopsis of three key publications with relevance to the position advertised
    • publication strategy
  5. Teaching and supervision statement
    • teaching and supervision concept, including a description of the previous and planned priorities in academic teaching and supervision (max. 2 pages)
    • teaching evaluations (if available, PDF)

If you have any questions, please contact:

tenuretrack.personal@univie.ac.at

Only applications submitted through the link below will be considered.

We look forward to new personalities in our team! 
The University of Vienna has an anti-discriminatory employment policy and attaches great importance to equal opportunities, the advancement of women and diversity. We lay special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions among the academic and general university staff and therefore expressly encourage qualified women to apply. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female candidates.

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​Application deadline: 04/15/2024

Reference no.: 2184

Tenure Track Professorships

https://academicjobs.univie.ac.at/datenabfrage/TT0224Chem01

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