W3-Professorship for Theoretical Chemistry at the University of Göttingen, Germany

W3-Professorship for Theoretical Chemistry at the Institut of Physical Chemistry as a tenured civil servant to be filled by as soon as possible.

The position holder should be committed to collaboration, research and teaching, under the general subject of Theoretical Chemistry, complementing the research focus of the Institute. Applicants should have a proven track record of outstanding work in the development and application of simulation methods for materials and/or molecular systems. Exemplary topics include: the modelling of molecules in the excited state, reactivity on surfaces and in solids, theoretical description of soft matter, machine learning approaches for the modelling of chemical processes as well as developments in the field of density functional theory and/or semi-empirical methods. The willingness to interdisciplinary cooperation in existing and planned research networks, such as the fields of energy conversion, soft matter and catalysis, is also expected.


Deadline for application: 30 June 2023