147041 Three Novo Nordisk Foundation Professorships in Fetal and Paediatric Surgery

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
University of Copenhagen
and
Rigshospitalet, Capital Region of Copenhagen

We have an ambitious vision! We will give our patients the world's best treatment. And we will create more scientific breakthroughs. Therefore, Rigshospitalet builds a new unique wing for children, adolescents and pregnant women – The New Children´s Hospital, Rigshospitalet. We will create a hospital that sets new standards for treatment. In a building that sets new standards for interaction between architecture, organization and operation. This unification of all treatment and care regarding children and adolescents with one common surgical-, one intensive- and one neonatal-ward, offers excellent grounding for interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation.

The hospital will open in 2024 and is designed to facilitate the integration of treatment, research and education.
More information can be found https://www.rigshospitalet.dk/boerneriget/english/Sider/default.aspx

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has awarded three professorships in paediatric surgery within the fields: heart disease, translational reconstruction techniques and fetal therapy and surgery. See the specific announcements below.




147042 Clinical Professor of Cardiac Surgery with special focus on Treatment of Children with Congenital Heart Diseases (Fixed-term, 5 years)


The University seeks to appoint a clinical professor Cardiac Surgery with special focus on Treatment of Children with Congenital Heart Diseases to the Department of Clinical Medicine to commence as soon as possible. The externally funded professorship is combined with a clinical position at the Heart Centre, Rigshospitalet

In considering applications for the professorship, the main emphasis will be on the applicant's ability to document a high level of original scientific work at an international level which supports the feasibility of a visionary and innovative research plan to develop the area of Cardiac Surgery with special focus on Treatment of Children with Congenital Heart Diseases.

It is a requirement for appointment that the applicant is accepted for both the professorship and the clinical position. In order to be considered the applicant must send an application to both the Faculty (the professorship) and to the hospital (the clinical position) cf. the simultaneously advertised position of the clinical position. This applies also to applicants who are already employed as clinical position at the Hospital. The advertisement for the clinical position is available from http://www.sundhedsjobs.dk. Information on the Department can be found at: http://ikm.ku.dk/

Interviews for this position will most likely be held on Friday November 9, 2018


The professorship is funded by Novo Nordisk Foundation and the position as consultant will be financed by Rigshospitalet.



147043 Clinical Professor of Foetal Therapy and Surgery (Fixed-term, 5 years)


The University seeks to appoint a clinical professor with special focus on Foetal Therapy and Surgery to the Department of Clinical Medicine to commence as soon as possible. The externally funded professorship is combined with a clinical position at the Juliane Marie Centre, Rigshospitalet.

In considering applications for the professorship, the main emphasis will be on the applicant's ability to document a high level of original scientific work at an international level which supports the feasibility of a visionary and innovative research plan to develop the area of Foetal Therapy and Surgery.

It is a requirement for appointment that the applicant is accepted for both the professorship and the clinical position. In order to be considered the applicant must send an application to both the Faculty (the professorship) and to the hospital (the clinical position) cf. the simultaneously advertised position of the clinical position. This applies also to applicants who are already employed as clinical position at the Hospital. The advertisement for the clinical position is available from http://www.sundhedsjobs.dk.
Information on the Department can be found at: http://ikm.ku.dk/


Interviews for this position will most likely be held on Friday November 2, 2018.


The professorship is funded by Novo Nordisk Foundation and the position as consultant will be financed by Rigshospitalet.



147044 Clinical Professor of Paediatric Surgery with special focus on Translational Reconstruction Techniques (Fixed-term, 5 years)


The University seeks to appoint a clinical professor with special focus on Paediatric Surgery with special focus on Translational Reconstruction Techniques to the Department of Clinical Medicine to commence as soon as possible. The externally funded professorship is combined with a clinical position at the Abdominal Centre, Rigshospitalet.

In considering applications for the professorship, the main emphasis will be on the applicant's ability to document a high level of original scientific work at an international level which supports the feasibility of a visionary and innovative research plan to develop the area of Paediatric Surgery with special focus on Translational Reconstruction Techniques.

It is a requirement for appointment that the applicant is accepted for both the professorship and the clinical position. In order to be considered the applicant must send an application to both the Faculty (the professorship) and to the hospital (the clinical position) cf. the simultaneously advertised position of the clinical position. This applies also to applicants who are already employed as clinical position at the Hospital. The advertisement for the clinical position is available from http://www.sundhedsjobs.dk. Information on the Department can be found at: http://ikm.ku.dk/


Interviews for this position will most likely be held on Wednesday November 21, 2018.


The professorship is funded by Novo Nordisk Foundation and the position as consultant will be financed by Rigshospitalet.


Job descriptions

The professors' duties will primarily consist of:

  • Research, including publication/academic dissemination
  • Research-based teaching, including associated examination
  • Research leadership, including guidance and supervision of researchers
  • Obligation to share knowledge with the rest of society, including participation in public debate
  • Academic assessments
Required qualifications

The successful applicants should be able to:
  • Document a high degree of original academic production at an international level, including considerable contributions to the development of the academic discipline
  • Manage research and other management functions, e.g. engage in the university’s external academic activities, as well as knowledge and technology transfer
  • Provide research-based teaching
  • A visionary and innovative research plan

The professors are also required to possess good interpersonal and communicative skills.

Terms of employment
For the professorships, the appointees will receive a pensionable annual salary of DKK 180.030,48 (1 April 2017 level).

This is covered by the Novo Nordisk Foundation as well as an annual budget of DKK 3.8m for expenses such as PhD students, technical assistance, post.doc etc.

The position is covered by the Job Structure for Academic Staff at Universities 2013.

The position as consultant is covered by the hospital.

Questions
For further information about the three positions please contact the Head of Department, Jesper Hastrup Svendsen, jesper.hastrup.svendsen@regionh.dk
Foreign applicants may find these links useful: http://www.ism.ku.dk (International Staff Mobility) and http://ism.ku.dk/workingconditions/.

Application
The applications must be submitted in English and must include the following:
  • Application, including reasons for applying for this position (max 2 pages)
  • Curriculum vitae, including list of publications
  • Diplomas – all relevant certificates
  • Research plan (3-5 pages)
  • Publications to be considered in the assessment (max 10)
  • Teaching plan
  • Teaching portfolio (link to portfolio guidelines:http://employment.ku.dk/faculty/recruitment-process/job-application-portfolio/

Application procedure
After the expiry of the deadline for applications, the authorized recruitment manager selects applicants for assessment on the advice of the Appointments Committee. All applicants are then immediately notified whether their application has been passed for assessment. The Dean then appoints an expert assessment committee in order to make an assessment of the selected applicants for the specific post. Selected applicants are notified of the composition of the committee and each applicant has the opportunity to comment on the part of the assessment that relates to the applicant him/herself. You can read about the recruitment process at http://www.jobportal.ku.dk.

Please note that the applicant will be contacted if the assessment committee requires further documentation.
The applicant will be assessed according to the Ministerial Order no. 242 of 13 March 2012 on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities.

The University of Copenhagen encourages all interested applicants to apply for this position.

Please submit the application with the required attachments. Only online applications will be accepted. The closing date for applications is 23.59pm, Monday June 11, 2018.






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