Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences in Kleve and Kamp-Lintfort, Germany, offers an innovative and uniquely international environment with first-rate, interdisciplinary and predominantly English-taught bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. In addition to excellence in teaching, we are also committed to excellence in applied research, particularly in the areas of engineering, technology and the natural and social sciences. The university is home to a student body of over 7,000 students from over 100 countries. Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences sits on the picturesque Lower Rhine between the industrial and economic hub of the Rhine-Ruhr region and the Netherlands. This idyllic, yet central location offers the perfect backdrop for families, as well as excellent connections to bustling metropolitan areas.
We are currently inviting applications for the following professorship in the Faculty of Life Sciences, Kleve Campus, to be filled initially for three semesters in the winter semester 2020/2021:
The relevant statutory requirements governing the appointment of professors are set forth in § 36 of the Higher Education Act of North Rhine-Westphalia (Hochschulgesetz NRW). These include, in particular:
Non-native German speakers must have at least basic proficiency in German.
Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences is committed to the professional development and advancement of women. Female candidates are expressly welcomed and encouraged to apply. In accordance with the Gender Equality Act of North Rhine-Westphalia (Landesgleichstellungsgesetz NRW), in cases of equal suitability, aptitude and professional experience, female candidates shall be given preferential consideration over male candidates for vacancies in areas with proportionally fewer female employees, provided there are no specific, overriding reasons for giving preference to a specific male candidate.
In the event of equal suitability, additional preferential consideration will also be given to suitable candidates with a severe disability or equivalent persons as defined by § 2 (3), Volume IX of the German Social Security Code (SGB).
An appointment to this position under private law is also possible.
We look forward to receiving your application!