Professor, Clinical Professor, Associate Professor or Clinical Associate Professor and Head of Research in Spine Medicine (combined position)

A position as Professor, Clinical Professor, Associate Professor or Clinical Associate Professor and as Head of Research (50 %) combined with clinical/ administrative work (50 %)  is vacant at the Department of Regional Health Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southern Denmark (SDU)  and at the Spine Medicine Research Unit, Spine Center of Southern Denmark, Lillebaelt Hospital, respectively. 

The position is open to health professionals with specialist knowledge within the field of spinal diseases. The position is for a 5-year period with possibility of extension and is vacant to be filled as soon as possible or by agreement.

See the full job description

Further information concerning the position can be obtained by e-mail to the Coordinative Head of Research at IRS – Lillebaelt Hospital, Kim Houlind  Kim.Christian.Houlind@rsyd.dk / +45 24994525 or to the Head of Department of Regional Health Research, SDU, Rikke Leth-Larsen rllarsen@health.sdu.dk /+45 30827801.

Further information concerning the clinical/ administrative part of the job is available from the Head of the Department at the Spine Center of Southern Denmark, Jakob Blaabjerg Espesen Jakob.Espesen@rsyd.dk / +45 29727977.

Salary and terms of employment

The successful applicant for the university position will be employed in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations).

Applications will be assessed by an expert committee. Applicants will be informed of their assessment by the university.

Applications – including the required attachments – must be sent via the below-mentioned link “Apply online". Only online applications will be accepted. Attached files must be Adobe PDF or Word format. Each field in the application form can contain up to max. 10 Mb.

Only applications written in English will be accepted for evaluation.

The application must contain (as pdf- or Word/docx- files):

  • a motivation letter
  • a detailed CV
  • degree certificates (inclusive of PhD-diploma)
  • a complete and numbered list of publications
  • 10 (professor/clinical professor) or 8 (associate professor/clinical associate professor) scientific peer-reviewed publications considered by the candidate as most important for this position. Please notice that one pdf- or docx-file must be attached for each publication
  • a teaching portfolio detailing the candidate’s prior teaching experience, teaching skills, and teaching philosophy
  • a track record of obtained research funding
  • a track record of national and international research collaboration and collaborations with researchers in other disciplines and sectors
  • a research plan detailing the candidate’s ideas and plans for her/his future research work

Incomplete applications with regard to the above-mentioned requirements will not be assessed.

Applications may be shortlisted.

References may be obtained for the applicant who is the first choice for the position – from the applicant’s most recent employer, and from previous employers as required.

Applicants selected for interview must expect to undergo a personality test specifically targeted on work-related matters.

Further particulars concerning the application – please see the link below.

Gender equality, health, safety and emergency management are given high priority at SDU and at the Department of Regional Health Research.

The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

Living and working in Denmark

Foreign applicants will be offered Danish language training as part of the employment. International Staff Office (ISO) at SDU provides a variety of services for new employees, guests and people who consider applying for a job at the University of Southern Denmark. Among other things, the staff answers questions concerning salary, taxation, housing and accompanying family. For further information on what it is like working at SDU, please read “10 good reasons why you should choose SDU”. Additional information about working in Denmark can be found at Work in Denmark.

Further details

Read the Guideline for applicants.


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