08 May 2008

Junior Professorship in ‘Medical Psychology’

Deadline: 20 June 2008

The Berlin School of Mind and Brain, in cooperation with Charité –Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, invites applications for a

Junior Professorship (Bes.Gr. W1 BBesG)
in ‘Medical Psychology’

(Ref. Nr. Prof. 335/2008)

Download this job posting (English) (pdf)
Anzeige herunterladen (deutsch) (pdf)

Applicants are required to meet the formal prerequisites for appointment of a Junior Professor in accordance with § 102a of the “Berliner Hochschulgesetz”. The appointment will be for three years initially.

Professional requirements:
The successful candidate should hold a doctorate in either psychology, medicine, neuropsychology, cognitive science, or a related field, and have an outstanding scientific track record in research focussing on brain disorders and associated cognitive dysfunction. Ideally, the candidate’s field of expertise is related to one of the three core cognitive research areas of the graduate school (decision-making, language, perception). However, the main recruitment criterion will be scientific excellence. The appointee will be a member of the faculty of the Berlin School of Mind and Brain and of the Charité –Universitätsmedizin Berlin. Courses (in English) will be conducted at the international Mind-Brain Graduate School and at the Charité.

For inquiries about the advertised position, please contact the school’s Managing Director (Annette.Winkelmann[a]uv.hu-berlin.de).

The Charité is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. Due to the under-representation of women in science, we explicitly encourage female applicants. Berlin, the Charité and the Humboldt University offer excellent conditions for young families. Handicapped candidates with equivalent qualifications will be given priority status. Our international program expressly invites applications from outside Germany.

Please send a curriculum vitae, description of previous achievements and current research interests, and include a brief research concept. For details see application instructions:


Application Instructions for Professors (English) (pdf 137 k)
Bewerbungshinweise für Professuren (deutsch) (pdf 120 k)



Applications should be sent by 20 June 2008 to:

Prof. Dr. Martin Paul, Dean
Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
10098 Berlin

The Charité is the medical school of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin und the Freie Universität Berlin. For further information see www.charite.de.