The Department of Bioscience at Aarhus University, invites applications for a tenure-track position as assistant professor in Section for Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity. The position is to be filled by 1 August 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter.
We seek an internationally competitive early-career researcher with a strong academic track record in macroecology and/or geospatial ecoinformatics. Expertise in plant community ecology or vegetation ecology is also an advantage. The candidate must have a PhD in ecology or related field.
Applicants must engage in cutting-edge research and maintain an internationally recognized research program. Applicants should also present plans for future research and funding. Qualifications in teaching will also be evaluated.
The appointee will be part of Section for Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity, led by professor Jens-Christian Svenning and is expected to engage extensively in collaborations with other staff members in the group as well as across the Department of Bioscience and to participate in and, in part, lead undergraduate and graduate teaching and supervision.
Information about the Section for Ecoinformatics and Biodiversity can be found at http://bios.au.dk/en/about-bioscience/organisation/ecoinformatics-and-biodiversity/. For more information on the position contact professor Jens-Christian Svenning, email firstname.lastname@example.org, tel +45 2899-2304.
Place of work and area of employment
The place of work is Ny Munkegade 116, 8000 Aarhus C, and the area of employment is Aarhus University with related departments.
About the Tenure Track Program:
Aarhus University offers talented scientists an attractive career perspective via the Tenure Track Program. Highly qualified candidates are appointed as Assistant Professors for a period of 6 years with the prospect of a performance-based advancement to a tenured position as Associate Professor. As part of the Aarhus University Tenure Track Program, the University carries out a mid-term evaluation to review the progress of the tenure track candidate, according to the same criteria used in the final tenure review. If the final review is positive, the candidate will be offered a tenured position as Associate Professor at Aarhus University.
All applications must be made online and received by:
April 1, 2017Application procedure
Alle ansøgninger skal være lavet online og modtaget senest:01.04.2017
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