Full Professorship of Theoretical Physics
Heidelberg University Institute for Theoretical Physics

Full Professorship (W3) in Theoretical Physics (Cosmology/ Particle Physics)

The Institute for Theoretical Physics of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Heidelberg University announces an opening for a



Candidates should have a leading international research profile in this broader area. Examples include fundamental questions in gravity and cosmology, phenomenological aspects of string theory, or theoretical ideas in particle cosmology and phenomenology. The candidates′ research should have connections to and supplement the work by established groups at our Institute for Theoretical Physics.

The successful candidate is expected to participate in the teaching program in theoretical physics at all levels and play a leading role in joint grant applications at the Institute for Theoretical Physics.

Prerequisites for application are a university degree and (in accordance with Article 47, paragraph 2 of the Higher Education Law of the State of Baden-Wrttemberg) a Habilitation, a successfully evaluated junior professorship or equivalent qualification. Heidelberg University seeks to achieve a higher proportion of women in areas where they have not been adequately represented so far. To achieve this specific goal at the Institute for Theoretical Physics, we particularly encourage women to apply. Preference will be given to applicants with disabilities having equal qualifications for the position.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their application in English including a CV, a list of publications, a list with teaching experience and a research plan in electronic form (pdf) until 05.06.2020 to the Dean, Prof. Dr. T. Plehn, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Im Neuenheimer Feld 226, D-69120 Heidelberg (dekanat@physik.uni-heidelberg.de).

Information on the collection of personal data in accordance with Art. 13 DS-GVO can be found on our homepage at https://www.uni-heidelberg.de/datenschutz_personal

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