Special Interest Group No.5 - Mineral & Inorganic Crystallography
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Full Professor of Mineralogy and Crystallography

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The Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy of the University of Vienna announces the position of a Full Professor of Mineralogy and Crystallography (full-time, permanent position under private law). The University of Vienna intends to increase the number of women on its faculty, particularly in high-level positions, and therefore specifically invites applications by women. Among equally qualified applicants women will receive preferential consideration.

Applicants should provide outstanding research leadership in the areas of mineralogy, mineralogical crystallography, crystal chemistry, and crystal structure research. The successful candidate is expected to cooperate closely with other earth science as well as physically or chemically orientated chairs of the Faculty and University, especially with the professorship in Mineralogy and Spectroscopy.

Successful candidates will have the following qualifications

The University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in Bachelor programmes and participation in committees.

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Academic curriculum vitae

Applications in English should be submitted by email (preferably as PDF attachments) to the Dean's office of the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy of the University of Vienna, Ingrid.Mayrhofer@univie.ac.at , Althanstra├če 14, A- 1090 Wien, no later than June 12th, 2009 with reference 5/I/1-09.