The Faculty of Geosciences at the University of Münster, Germany, invites
applications for a
Professor of Sedimentology (W2)
within the Institute for Geology and Palaeontology.
Applicants should have a strong background in both research and
teaching with an emphasis on the field of clastic sedimentology
including sediment transport. The ideal candidate will have a strong
international research profile in process-oriented research, a record of
using analytical/quantitativemethods, broad interests in geosciences,
and proven success in the acquisition of external funding. A willingness
to cooperate with other groups within the Institute and the Faculty of
Geoscience is also required.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching sedimentology
in its full breadth in the geosciences BSc andMSc programs as well
as in the associated BSc programs (geography, landscape ecology).
This entails the organization of field and laboratory courses, as well as
contributions tomultidisciplinary courses.
To be considered for this position, candidates must have academic
achievements made as a Juniorprofessor (assistant professor), in a
Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification), asa member of the academic
staff of a university or non-university research institute, or in a research
position in business, industry, administration or other relevant fields in
Germany or abroad
The University of Münster is an equal opportunity employer and
is committed to increasing the proportion of women academics.
Consequently, we actively encourage applications by women. Female
candidates with equivalent qualifications and academic achievements
will be preferentially considered within the framework of the legal
possibilities. We also welcome applications from candidates with
severe disabilities. Disabled candidates with equivalent qualifications
will be preferentially considered
Proficiency in spoken and written German is not required initially, but a
willingness to learn German within three years is expected.
Applications, including a CV, copies of degree certificates, a statement
of teaching experience and strategy, a complete publication list, a
statement of past and future research interests, and a list of successful
funding applications, should be e-mailed as a single PDF file by September 15th 2020 to the:
Dean of the Faculty of Geosciences (firstname.lastname@example.org):
Dekanat des Fachbereichs 14 - Geowissenschaften
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster