The Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences contributes to sustainable solutions for health‑related issues at the civic Universiteit Hasselt. The faculty focuses on excellence in education and research and connects with society through strong cooperation with our partners. With a constant focus on quality and innovation, the faculty is a breeding ground and magnet for talent with an open mind on society, from region to world.
The candidate will be member of the faculty of Medecine and Life Sciences and the capacity group Immunology and Infection. The research is conducted at the Biomedical Research Institute (BIOMED).
The Biomedical Research Institute (BIOMED) of Hasselt University conducts high level multidisciplinary research to advance progress in human life sciences. High-end technology is used to deliver novel insights in three main disease areas: (neuro)immunology, neuroscience and cardiovascular disease. BIOMED aims to translate new scientific discoveries into applications that contribute to a healthy society in line with the civic ambition of Hasselt University.
http://www.uhasselt.be/GLW - http://www.uhasselt.be/BIOMED
The candidate will take teaching assignments in the courses organized by the capacity group in the programs of medicine and/or biomedical sciences (bachelor and master level). On a longer term, it is expected from the candidate to include coordination tasks regarding the organization of the relevant training. It is also desirable that the candidate participates in initiatives on innovation in education.
The candidate will set up its own interdisciplinary research program that complements and strengthens the existing immunological research topics (eg neuroimmunology, autoimmunity, chronic inflammation, immune aging) within BIOMED.
We will offer either an appointment as a lecturer in the tenure track system during 5 years. This will lead to an immediate permanent contract as a senior lecturer, if the Board of Directors favorably assesses the party involved, based on previously set public grading criteria. Otherwise, we will offer an appointment as a lecturer or higher, which will lead to tenure. In case of a first appointment as a member of the academic staff, the Board of Directors of the University can decide on a temporary appointment for a period up to 3 years. This will lead to a permanent contract if the Board of Directors favorably assesses the party involved.
You can only apply online up to and including 01 March 2021.
The selection procedure consists of a preselection based on application file, an interview and a test lesson / presentation.
Prof. dr. Jerome HENDRIKS, +32-11-269207, email@example.com
Prof. dr. Niels HELLINGS, +32-11-269268, firstname.lastname@example.org
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|Title||Lecturer (tenure track) / associate professor Immunology|
|Job location||Martelarenlaan 42, 3500 Hasselt|
|Published||December 11, 2020|
|Application deadline||March 1, 2021|
|Job types||Lecturer / Senior Lecturer,   Assistant / Associate Professor,   Tenure Track  |
|Fields||Neurology,   Biomedical Engineering,   Biomedicine,   Immunology,   Bioengineering,   Pharmacy & Pharmacology,   Health Science  |