Full Professor, associate Professor or Tenure-Track in Ecology

University of Lausanne

Lausanne, Switzerland 🇨🇭

Description des tâches

The Department of Ecology and Evolution (http://www.unil.ch/dee) has a long track record of excellence in research. It is located on a beautiful and vibrant campus on the shore of Lake Geneva, sharing the site with the Federal Technical University, EPFL.

A start-up package, a state-of-the-art research infrastructure, as well as a yearly research allowance for positions and consumables will be available within an environment favouring collaborations. Pre-existing knowledge of French is not required, but the candidate will be expected to be able to teach in French within two years.

The job description is available on the Internet site www.unil.ch/emplois «Postes académiques».

Profil souhaité

The successful candidate will have an outstanding record of research, a demonstrated ability to attract external research funding, an interest and enthusiasm for teaching ecology, and a desire to establish a strong research group in ecology. All branches of ecology will be considered, but we are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in experimental population and/or experimental community ecology.

Dossier de candidature

Applications, in English, should include the motivation letter, the curriculum vitae with a complete list of publications in which the five most significant ones are identified, a brief statement of research program, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names of three referees. Applications should be submitted to https://wwwfbm.unil.ch/releve/application/ by December 11th, 2016 as a single PDF File.


Further information may be obtained from Prof. Niko Geldner ([email protected]), chairman of the search committee.

Seeking to promote an equitable representation of men and women among its staff, the University encourages applications from women.

Délai de candidature

Candidatures jusqu’au: 11.12.2016

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