The Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, offers a full time position as Professor (SKO 1013) / or Associate Professor (SKO 1011) in Medical Microbiology combined with a part-time (20% position) as Senior Consultant at the Department of Microbiology, Division of Laboratory Medicine, Oslo University Hospital.
A 20% position as Senior Consultant microbiologist at the Oslo University Hospital is combined with the full time professorship. The job description of the clinical work will be adapted to the qualifications of the successful candidate.
The successful applicant will have an important role in shaping future research and teaching of medical students at the Department of Microbiology. Research in the Department of Microbiology is currently mainly focused on genome stability, DNA repair, gene regulation, cell signaling in prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell systems as well as microbial pathogenesis and molecular and clinical studies of HIV and Cytomegalovirus.
The present position is created with the specific aim to expand the research competence of the Department within the field of clinical and molecular virology related to immunocompromized patients.
Applicants must hold an MD and have sufficient experience in clinical microbiology to teach medical students broadly within the major fields of microbiology. Substantial ambition and quality of teaching is expected.
Applicants should hold a strong record in clinical and/or basic virological research and should also be involved in ongoing research activity. It is expected that the successful candidate will develop a strong research network within the department and the institution, as well as nationally and internationally, and to be able to obtain research funding from external sources. Ability to create an attractive and stimulating academic environment within the department and to attract PhD students and postdocs is essential.
The research strategy of the Department of Microbiology encourages integration of basic and clinical research. Experience and competence in translational research will be considered an advantage. Applicants are expected to collaborate actively with leading research groups through national and international networks.
The full-time academic position and the part-time clinical position must be held jointly. It is a requirement that the successful candidate holds both positions.
For complete job description, please follow this link: http://www.med.uio.no/klinmed/om/jobb/stillingsbeskrivelser/2016-14964-mik.pdf
More information on assessment and weighting of qualifications is found at http://www.med.uio.no/om/jobb/veiledninger/index.html
For Rules for Appointments to Professorships and Associate Professorships please see: https://www.uio.no/english/about/regulations/personnel/academic/rules-appointment-professor.html
Applicants, who at the time of appointment cannot provide documentary evidence of basic teaching competence, must acquire such competence in the course of a period of two years.
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For questions regarding online application please contact adviser Maria Nesteby, email firstname.lastname@example.org ; Telephone: +47 22844686
You can also read about the position here: https://www.jobbnorge.no/ledige-stillinger/stilling/138485/professor-or-associate-professor-medical-microbiologyLes mer