Professorship for General and Experimental Meteorology
Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms-Universität Bonn Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

At the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the Rheinische FriedrichWilhelms-Universität Bonn, at the Institute of Geosciences, Meteorology Section, a W3-Professorship for General and Experimental Meteorology is to be filled by October 1st, 2021. The future holder of the position will represent General and Experimental Mete- orology in its full breadth in research and teaching.

The Faculty is looking for an internationally renowned scientific personality with an outstanding track record in innovative research in General Meteorology, with a focus on radar meteo- rology, remote sensing of atmospheric processes and mesoscale modelling. It is expected that the professorship will build up an internationally visible re- search team and actively participate in the conception and implementation of research projects in the field of interdisciplinary Earth system research within the Meteorology section as well as with the remaining sections of the Institute (Geophysics, Geochemistry/Petrology, Palaeontology and Geology), within the Geoverbund ABC/J and the other departments of the University of Bonn, and contribute to the transdisciplinary research areas (TRAs) of the University of Bonn.

An active role in academic management is explicitly expected. Teaching is an integral part of the professorship. The applicant should cover a broad teaching spectrum in the study programmes B.Sc. “Meteorology and Geophysics” and M.Sc. “Physics of Earth and Atmosphere” and participate in the further development of the study programmes. Excellent didactic skills and teaching experience are required. The prerequisites for recruitment are governed by § 36 HG NRW. The University of Bonn is committed to diversity and equal opportunities. It is certified as a family-friendly university and has a dual career service. Its aim is to increase the proportion of women in areas where women are underrepre- sented and to promote their careers in particular. It therefore urges women with relevant qualifications to apply. Applications are handled in accordance with the Equal Opportunities Act.

Applications from suitable persons with proven disabilities and persons of equal status are particularly welcome. Applications with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, research plan, teaching portfolio, list of publications, copies of university degrees and certificates) should be sent by May 31st, 2020 to: Fachgruppe Erdwissenschaften der Math.-Nat. Fakultät der Universität Bonn, Meckenheimer Allee 176, D-53115 Bonn, Germany. Please also send a digital copy of all documents (as one PDF file) to:

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