Professorship W2 Theoretical Particle Physics

Dortmund, Germany

Job Description

technische universität

The Department of Physics at TU Dortmund University offers the
following position (starting at the earliest opportunity):

Professorship (W2)
Theoretical Particle Physics

Our profile
TU Dortmund University comprising 17 departments in the natural and
engineering sciences as well as the humanities and social sciences is a
dynamic university with a strong profile in research, teaching, promotion
of young scientists and transfer.

The Department of Physics combines excellent research in the focus
areas of condensed matter physics, particle physics and medical
physics with a modern and future-oriented teaching concept. It
maintains national and international networks in both research and
teaching and is successful in attracting third-party funding.

Profile of the professorship
You represent the field of theoretical particle physics focusing on
phenomenology beyond the Standard Model in research and further
develop this at a top international level. In doing so, you participate in
research networks and cooperations within and outside TU Dortmund
University (e.g. in the areas flavor physics, collider physics, astroparticle
physics) and are committed to promoting early career researchers. In
teaching, you are responsible for the subject of physics and participate
appropriately in the teaching activities of the department.

Your qualifications
You have obtained a doctorate with above-average success and have
acquired a post-doctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) or an
equivalent qualification. You have demonstrated your research
excellence in the field of the professorship through continuous inter-
national publications in recognized peer-reviewed journals.
Furthermore, international research contacts are expected. Experience
in the acquisition of third-party funding is desirable. Additionally, you
have the potential for teaching excellence and are willing to hold
lectures prospectively in both German and English. Social and
leadership skills and the willingness to participate in academic self-
administration complete your profile. Moreover, the recruitment
requirements of Sections 36 and 37 of the North Rhine-Westphalia
Higher Education Act (Gesetz über die Hochschulen des Landes
Nordrhein-Westfalen, HG) apply.

Attractive environment
We offer an excellent academic environment
and attractive cooperation opportunities with
renowned international, national, and regional
partners. The metropolitan Ruhr Area with the
University Alliance Ruhr (UA Ruhr) guarantees
short distances to a diversity of partners from
science and industry. With our Dual Career
Service, we accompany your partner in the
professional orientation in the region if
desired. We will be happy to provide infor-
mation about housing and living in Dortmund
and help you find childcare options. If you are
coming to us from abroad, our Welcome
Service will support you upon your arrival in

Diversity welcome
A central goal of TU Dortmund University is to
promote diversity and equal opportunities. We
strive to significantly increase the percentage
of women in research and teaching and
therefore welcome applications from female
academics. We give preference to severely
disabled applicants if their qualifications meet
the requirements. We support the
compatibility of family and career and
promote gender equality in academia and

Your application
If you are interested in the position, please
send your application in English via e-mail by
31.08.2022 to:

Details on the application process and the
preparation of application documents can be
found here:

Questions will be answered by the Dean of the
Department of Physics, University Professor
Dr. Kevin Kröninger, Tel: +49 231 755 -3544 or

Further information about the Department of
Physics can be found at en/

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