The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Zurich invites applications for the following academic position:
Professorship for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
The principal tasks of the future Chair are the promotion of radiological research at a clinical and translational level as well as the management of a research program. Additional responsibilities include teaching at all levels of the medical curriculum and participation in postgraduate education, as well as the promotion of both young scientists and continuing education for medical specialists.
The new Professor will also be appointed Director of the Institute for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital Zurich.
The successful candidate will have a specialist title, clinical experience and a habilitation (or equivalent certification) in Radiology. An outstanding and internationally recognized research record in a promising and innovative field of Radiology is expected. Particularly important for this position are a great ability to integrate, a willingness to cooperate and a strong sense of overall objectives. Further expertise essential for this position is a pronounced ability and motivation to maintain excellent relations with external hospitals and referring physicians as well as with local, national and international professional societies.
German communication skills appropriate for interaction with patients are required but can be acquired after starting in this position.
The University of Zurich and the University Hospital Zurich are equal opportunity employers. The Faculty of Medicine implements specific measures in the selection process to increase the proportion of women holding a Faculty position.