Applications for new faculty positions

Tenure track faculty positions, Fall 2018-19

The Faculty of Science at the Hebrew University seeks outstanding candidates for tenure track faculty positions at all levels for the 2018-19 academic year. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree and significant post-doctoral experience is highly desired.

Evaluation of candidates will be based primarily on originality, the potential for performing  ground-breaking research, high commitment for teaching. The candidate's sub-area of specialization will be considered too, as detailed at the Institute/School level (see appendix), yet we welcome applications in all areas of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, Computer sciences and Engineering.

Candidates must demonstrate strong interest and track record in research, outstanding academic credentials, and a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching and graduate training. Successful candidates are expected to establish and lead an independent research team pursuing a state-of-the-art research program, and to contribute significantly to the undergraduate and graduate teaching programs of the Faculty.

Unless otherwise specified in the institute specific instruction pages below, each applicant should include:

  • Curriculum Vitae  - see appendix
  • Updated list of publications, with notes on specific contributions to multi-authored publications - see appendix
  • Scientific biography (2-4 pages), where both the previous candidate's work and his/her future plans will be included
  • Research Proposal
  • Teaching interests and specific courses planned
  • Previous teaching experience, including evaluation reports (if available)
  • PDF files of 3 representative papers
  • Recommendation letters from their advisors (Ph.D. and postdoctoral)
  • A list of five experts who may be approached by the Faculty of Science to evaluate the candidate's qualifications for the requested academic position. Please specify the level of your acquaintance with the suggested referees and include at least two fellows with whom you have not collaborated.  Please do not approach these referees

 

  • In order to check the deadline for submitting applications: Please click below on the name of the Institute to which you wish to submit your candidacy. 

Contact Person:

Ruth Lischinski
Assistant for academic Affairs
Faculty of Science
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Edmond J. Safra CAmpus, Givat-Ram, Jerusalem 91904 ISRAEL
Email: ruthli@savion.huji.ac.il
Tel: 972-2-6586090

 

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The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences at the Hebrew University

invites you to apply for a tenure-track faculty position in the Life Sciences with emphasis on the following disciplines:

  • Biochemistry, Structural and Molecular Biology, & Protein Engineering
  • Systems Biology, Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
  • Ecology, Evolution, Animal behavior, & Global Environmental Changes 
  • Genetics, Functional Genomics, & Epigenetics
  • Cellular and Developmental Biology, Intra-cellular Trafficking  & Cancer Biology
  • Plant Biology, Regulation of Plant Development, Plant Environment Interactions
  • Neurobiology with the exception of higher brain functions (this position could be shared with the Edmond and Lilly Safra Center for Brain Sciences)

Position Requirements

Candidates are expected to have a strong interest and track record in research, outstanding academic credentials, and a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate education. Candidates must have a PhD and/or MD degree. Postdoctoral research experience is highly recommended, although exceptional candidates without postdoctoral experience may be considered. 

Our recruits are expected to establish and lead a team of graduate students in M.Sc. and Ph.D. research. They are also expected to teach and develop courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

 

All applicants must register and submit their applications via an

On-line system using the following link:   https://ttp.ekmd.huji.ac.il

Application Deadline: September 24th, 2017

 

For further inquiries regarding application please contact: elishevad@savion.huji.ac.il

 

The Institute of Chemistry at the Hebrew University invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in all fields of modern chemistry.

Contact person: 
Prof. Avi Bino, Head of Search Committee
Mrs. Esti Ben-Shuan, Adminstrative director, the Inst. of Chemistry

 

Candidates are encouraged to submit candidacy by October 19th, 2017

click here for ONLINE SUBMISSION

The Institute of Earth Sciences at the Hebrew University invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at all levels for the 2018-19 academic year in all fields of Earth Sciences.

Candidates are expected to have a strong interest and excellent track record in research, outstanding academic credentials, and a strong commitment to graduate and undergraduate education. Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree and postdoctoral experience. Successful candidates will be expected to establish and lead an independent research team and to teach introductory and specialized courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level in their respective field of Earth Sciences (teaching in Hebrew will be expected within three years).

The review of applications will begin on September 30st, 2017, and applicants are strongly encouraged to submit applications by that date, although we will also discuss late applications. 

Contact Person:

Prof. Yehouda Enzel, Chair
The Institute of Earth Sciences                                                  

              

 

 

 

The Einstein Institute of mathematics is looking for candidates for tenure track position.

The Einstein Institute is renowned worldwide for its excellence, and we are looking for candidates to help us continue in our strong tradition and our strive to improve and develop further. In very exceptional cases applications at the tenure level may also be considered.
 
All application material should be sent to the chair of the math department, Prof. Elon Lindenstrauss and Mrs. Lucia Orenstein. Questions can be addressed to the same email addresses - please do not hesitate to ask. 
 
Applications are considered year-round, but to get maximal consideration applications should be submitted by October 20th , 2017
 
 
To apply, please provide the following material (in English):
 
  Curriculum Vitae  (arranged according to HUJI guidelines in link).
 
·         Updated list of publications (arranged according to HUJI guidelines in link), with notes on specific contributions to multi-authored publications  (in mathematics, authors are usually listed in alphabetical order and are assumed to have equal contribution; simply state this at the bottom of the list if this is the case for you).
 
·         Scientific biography  (2-4 pages), where both the previous candidate's work and her/his future plans will be included and a research proposals. These could be combined if desired.
 
·         Teaching statement, detailing your teaching philosophy and preferably based on previous experience (it may be helpful to list previous teaching experience and optionally also teaching evaluations)
 
·         PDF files of up to three of the candidates best papers.
 
·         Name(s) and contact information (including current affiliation and email) of PhD adviser, and all postdoctoral advisers (we will approach them ourselves for recommendation letter). If you have no formal postdoctoral adviser, please let us know if there was an informal one during your postdoctoral appointment(s) if applicable.
 
·         Optionally, you may provide us with a list of a few experts who may be approached by the Einstein Institute of Mathematics to evaluate the candidate's qualifications for the requested academic position. We compose the list of references ourselves, and will take your suggested list into consideration, but will in any case also include experts outside the list (hence making this list too extensive will be counter productive). 
You may also request particular experts we should not consult (hopefully for most candidates this is not relevant).
Please specify the level of your acquaintance with the suggested referees.  Please do not approach these referees - we will only consider letters solicited by us.
 
 

Contact Person: Ms. Lucia Orenstein

The Racah Institute of Physics at the Hebrew University invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions at all levels and in all fields of physics.

For more information see: http://www.phys.huji.ac.il/Faculty_Positions