Outstanding PhD degree, relevant international research experience, future-oriented research project in one of the research priorities of the University. A detailed synopsis of the project with details of follow-up financing is expected from the applicants. The implementation of the project has to be supported by a department in the University. To obtain this support for the project, please make personal contact with the head of a department for which the project is suitable:http://www.uni-kassel.de/uni/internationales/english-version/faculties/all-faculties.html. A statement indicating willingness of the department to co-operate together with an acknowledgement of the suitability of the project is to be sent directly to the President’s Office by the relevant department. Detailed information about application and requirements profile as well as the online application can be found on the Homepage under http://www.uni-kassel.de/go/junior-research-group-leader. Application documents are to be submitted online with a brief letter including the reference number. If you have any questions, please direct them to the Office of Strategic Research Development and Support of Junior Scholars, phone: +49 561-804 2224.
The University of Kassel is an equal opportunity employer that is concerned to offer women and men the same opportunities for development and to counter existing disadvantages. It aims to increase the proportion of women in teaching and research. Qualified women are therefore expressly encouraged to apply. Disabled applicants with equal qualifications and competence will be given preference. Full-time positions can in principle be shared.