Open position for PROFESSOR in lipid cell biology and metabolic disease

 The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva is seeking to fill a position of:

 FULL or ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR in lipid cell biology and metabolic disease (Louis-Jeantet Chair)

 CHARGE : This full-time position will involve undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in the field of lipid cell biology and metabolic disease, preferably obesity and diabetes, as well as the supervision of Masters' and doctoral theses. The successful candidate will undertake research in this area at the highest national and international levels and secure external funding. He/She will also take up administrative and organizational duties within the Department of Cell Physiology and Metabolism and the Diabetes Center at the Faculty of Medicine. He/She is also expected to show the capacity to carry out a transversal mission through strong collaboration with partner services.

Doctorate in Medicine (MD) or PhD, or equivalent degree.
Previous teaching and independent research experience.
Publications in leading international journals.

STARTING DATE: March 1st 2018 or according to agreement.
Guidelines for applications: sylvia.deraemy(at)
Mandatory online registration before September 30th, 2017 at:

Women are encouraged to apply


25 Aug 2017