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Assistant Professorship of Endocrine Tumor Diseases

University of Zurich
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The Faculty of Medicine at the University of Zurich invites applications for an



Assistant Professorship of Endocrine Tumor Diseases



to be established on 1. January 2019 at the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Clinical Nutrition of the University Hospital Zurich.


Your tasks:


You will lead the Center of Endocrine Tumor Diseases within the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Clinical Nutrition. In addition to your top-class clinical performance, you will conduct internationally recognized scientific research ensuring the visibility and further development of this field. You will contribute to education and training of students of human medicine, as well as to the promotion of young colleagues in your area of expertise. You are expected to actively participate in the established interdisciplinary tumor boards of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Zurich. Your clinical work should also enable the development of clinical cohorts for translational research projects.



Your profile:


You are a specialist in endocrinology / diabetology or hold an equivalent board certification (e.g. in medical oncology or nuclear medicine). You have several years of leadership experience and excellent clinical knowledge. You have a habilitation or equivalent qualifications, as documented by outstanding scientific achievements and successful acquisition of competitive third-party funding. Your commitment to clinical and academic teaching, as well as continuing education and training, is well documented.

Your knowledge of spoken and written German is good, as level B2 is required for your clinical work in Switzerland. You are an integrative personality, with strong interpersonal skills, and you are motivated to promote interdisciplinary and interprofessional cooperations.



The University of Zurich is an equal opportunity employer. The Faculty of Medicine implements specific measures in the appointment procedure in order to increase the proportion of female professors. Part-time employment or job sharing can be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Please submit your electronic application until August 10th, 2018 at https://www.recruiting.med.uzh.ch/position/17072128

Applications by post or e-mail cannot be considered. For any information, please contact the President of the Appointment Commission, Prof. Dr. med. med. B. Imthurn, Tel. +41 44 255 50 01, E-Mail bruno.imthurn@usz.ch.



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