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Institution Faculty of Medicine
Remuneration group BesGr W3
Start date As soon as possible
Application deadline 2023-03-02

Full Professorship (W3) of Artificial Intelligence in Cell Therapy and Hematology combined with the lead of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence for Health at Helmholtz Munich

The Faculty of Medicine of LMU Munich and the Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health (Helmholtz Munich) invite applications for a

Full Professorship (W3)

of Artificial Intelligence in Cell Therapy and Hematology combined with the

lead of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence for Health at Helmholtz

Munich

commencing as soon as possible.

The professorship will be located at the Medical Clinic and Polyclinic III of the University Hospital of LMU Munich and is expected to develop AI-based diagnostics and therapy as an innovative field within modern hematology. At the same time the professorship will entail the lead of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence for Health at Helmholtz Munich. The professorship has no tasks in patient care.

The candidate has experience in the design and application of algorithms for biomedical image analysis and personalized diagnostics, as well as expertise in systems medicine modeling in hematology. He/she has previously developed cell therapy options and can assist clinicians in decision making using AI-based strategies. Profound expertise in explainable AI and interpretable models for hematology diagnostics is particularly desired.

With respect to networking a close collaboration with the Professorship for AI based therapeutic decisions, the institute for Pathology and the clinical precision oncology program of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Munich (CCCM), with Helmholtz Munich, the German Cancer Consortium (DKTK) and the Bavarian Center for Cancer Research (BZKF) will be essential.

Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, a doctoral degree or a comparable specific qualification, teaching skills at university level, excellent academic achievements and a productive and promising research program.

The future holder of this position will be appointed to LMU Munich as a university professor (pay grade W3) under the terms of a private-law contract and will be granted leave of absence in order to be employed by Helmholtz Munich as the lead of the Institute of Artificial Intelligence for Health.

LMU Munich and Helmholtz Munich make a point of providing newly appointed professors with various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual career couples.

LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members.

People with disabilities who are equally as qualified as other applicants will receive preferential treatment.

Contact:

Information regarding the scientific focus of the position can be obtained from Prof. Dr. Dr. M. von Bergwelt, LMU Munich or from Prof. Dr. Dr. Fabian Theis, Helmholtz Munich (appointments-hmgu@helmholtz-muenchen.de).

Please submit your application comprising a curriculum vitae, documentation of academic degrees and certificates, list of publications, list of teaching activities, list of external funding as well as the application form for positions as professor (see http://www.med.uni-muenchen.de) to the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, LMU Munich, Bavariaring 19, 80336 Munich, Germany as well as solely in electronic form to Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Matthias H. Tschöp, Scientific Director of Helmholtz Munich, Postfach 1129, 85758 Neuherberg, email: appointments-hmgu@helmholtz-muenchen.de; no later than March 2, 2023.

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