University Professorship of Physical Chemistry
Free University of Berlin, Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy

Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy - Institute of Chemistry and Biochemistry

University Professorship of Physical Chemistry with a focus on Applied Physical Chemistry Grade: W 2 or equivalent Employment Identification: Applied Physical Chemistry


Application deadline: 24.10.2019

Responsibilities :

Representation of physical chemistry in research and teaching. The professorship is located at the Institute of Chemistry and Biochemistry and has a research focus on application-oriented questions in physical chemistry


According to § 100 BerlHG

Further requirements:

  • Internationally designated teaching and research activity in the field of physical chemistry, with a focus on application-oriented issues
  • Experience in the independent execution of courses in physical chemistry
  • Experience in the acquisition and implementation of third-party funded projects
  • Ability to conduct courses in German and English

Expectations for the future activity:

In addition to the official duties resulting from § 99 BerlHG in particular, the following activities are also expected of the person appointed:

  • Representation of the faculty's teaching in its entirety in the degree programs of the Institute of Chemistry and Biochemistry, in particular as part of the bachelor's program and the English-language master's program in chemistry
  • Possible research directions are z. B. Physico-chemical characterization of functional materials and / or interfaces with a focus on a molecular understanding of the underlying processes
  • Collaboration in SFB 1349 "Fluorine-Specific Interactions", in the SupraFAB "Supramolecular Functional Architectures on Biointerfaces", in the Cluster of Excellence "Unisyscat" or other research networks established in Berlin
  • Cooperation in the field of existing and future subject-specific research priorities or their useful supplement
  • Treatment of gender and diversity aspects relevant to the discipline in research and teaching.

additional Information

Applications with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, certificates and documents / if necessary also certificates of appointment in German or English [if applicable attach translations], list of publications, list of courses including proof of pedagogical qualification, information on current or planned research projects, research cooperations and Third-party funded projects, language certificates if applicable, and - if applicable for the respective subject area - information on industrial cooperations, inventions, patents, spin-offs, etc.) (preferably electronically in a single pdf file, maximum 5 MB) including a private post office and e -Mail address, indicating the identifier to be addressed to the


Free University of Berlin

Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy


Attn Miss Dr. Sick

Arnimallee 22

14195 Berlin



The relevant legislation of the Berlin Higher Education Act (§§ 99, 100, 101, 102 a, 102 c BerlHG) can be found here:

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