Jobs in Structural Biology and Related Fields

W 3-Full Professorship of Biophysics

Konstanz, Germany
Application deadline: 15 Sep 2013

The University of Konstanz, with its Institutional Strategy to promote Top-Level Research, has been receiving continuous funding since 2007 within the framework of the Excellence Initiative by the German Federal and State Governments.

The Faculty of Sciences, Department of Biology, seeks to fill a W 3-Full Professorship of Biophysics

Applicants should work and be internationally recognized in the field of Biophysics, preferentially in structure determination of proteins. The applicant should be able to participate in Research Consortia (e.g. Collaborative Research Center (SFB969) on “Chemical and Biological Principles of Cellular Proteostasis” and the Graduate School GSC 218 "Konstanz Research School Chemical Biology"). The incumbent professor is expected to teach Biophysics at the bachelor’s and master’s level.

Selected candidates will be invited to a scientific colloquium to be held in Konstanz in the winter term 2013/2014.

Applications comprising a curriculum vitae, publication list, a list of grants and awards, details of teaching experience, as well as statements of current research topics, future research directions and interests (see pdf-link below on our website) should be sent electronically until 15 September 2013 under the reference number 2013/136 formatted into one pdf-file to:

Further information is available on our website: or by contacting Mr. Hanns Fahlbusch by e-mail: