Professor For Health Services Research, With A Focus On Gender Medicine

Universities and Institutes of Austria


October 5, 2022


  • Organisation/Company: Johannes Kepler University
  • Research Field: Medical sciences › Other
  • Researcher Profile: Leading Researcher (R4)
  • Application Deadline: 05/10/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Austria › Linz
  • Type Of Contract: Permanent
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • The Faculty of Medicine at the Johannes Kepler University Linz invites applications for a full-time professorship position (under private law) for a

    Professor for Health Services Research, with a focus on Gender Medicine

    to begin immediately. The appointment is in accordance with § 98 of the 2002 Austrian Universities Act.A faculty performance review will be conducted after a 5-year period.

    The professorship position is affiliated with managing the Institute for Health Services Research, with afocus on Gender Medicine. The Institute for Health Services Research with a focus on Gender Medicine is allocated to the JKU's Faculty of Medicine and, in addition to biomedical and clinical research, is intended to be a third pillar of medical research in Linz. Establishing this institute will facilitate the advancement of clinical innovation, particularly by better taking the implementation aspect into account. The preclinical institute will also address advancements in intramural and extramural innovation.

    In addition to teaching and educational responsibilities, the successful candidate will also be responsible for developing an independent research profile in support of the field of Health Services Research, with a focus on Gender Medicine. The successful applicant must hold venia docendi/post- doc/habilitation qualifications (or comparable qualifications) in this subject area. Detailed requirements are outlined in a job profile which is available online at: https:// www.

    The appointment committee also includes two representatives from the Kepler Universitätsklinikum GmbH in an advisory function. As part of the appointment procedure, the JKU also reserves to right to assess the prospective applicant's qualifications (particularly in regards to patient care skills) during an on-site visit of the workplace. An annual gross salary according to the collective agreement of universities will be offered (salary level A1, a minimum salary of currently € 74,503.80 on the basis of full-time employment). In regard to corresponding and additional qualifications, the university is open to salary negotiations. There will also be a discussion with management at the Kepler University Hospital in regards to general employment conditions and salary.

    The Johannes Kepler University wishes to increase the proportion of female academic faculty and, for this reason, especially welcomes applications by qualified women. If applicants are equally qualified, a woman will be given preference for this position. The university welcomes applications from qualified applicants who have physical disabilities. These applications will be given special consideration.

    Applicants interested in the position are requested to submit an application online, taking the application deadline of 8 weeks into account as well as the criteria as outlined in the job description. Please include the required attachments (i.e. a current CV, etc.), and send to the Rector of the Johannes Kepler University Linz at https: // by 5. October 2022.

    If documents cannot be sent electronically, they are to be sent in quintuplet copy and should arrive at the Rector's office no later than one week after the end of the application deadline. In this case, send the application and requested documents to the Rector of the Johannes Kepler University Linz, Altenberger Straße 69, 4040 Linz.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Johannes Kepler University
  • Department: Institute for Health Services Research with a focus on Gender Medicine
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // www. opportunities/work-at-t...
  • Country: Austria
  • City: Linz
  • Postal Code: 4040
  • Street: Altenberger Straße 69