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Professorship for "Medical Knowledge and Decision Support"

University of Zurich
St. Gallen, St Gallen 9000
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Zurich invites applications for the following academic position (starting as soon as possible)

Professorship for “Medical Knowledge and Decision Support”

The professorship is created together with the University of St. Gallen (HSG) at the newly founded “School of Medicine” of the HSG and is affiliated to the Institute for Implementation Science of the University of Zurich. The future professor will become a member of the board of directors of the “School of Medicine”. The professorship will also be closely associated with the “Digital Society Initiative” of the University of Zurich. The place of work will be primarily in St. Gallen.

The successful candidate will participate in the establishment and development of the new “School of Medicine” and in teaching within the framework of the Joint Medical Masters of the University of Zurich and the University of St. Gallen. Further professorships in the field of Digital Health and Implementation Science are located at the Institute for Implementation Science.

Successful candidates have an excellent academic performance as well as practical experience in the application of machine learning / artificial intelligence (AI) and clinical experience in the application of knowledge systems (medical decision making). Internationally recognized independent research as well as competitively acquired third party funds in these areas are expected.

Important for this position are in addition excellent communication skills, especially in the interaction with physicians and didactic skills, as well as an integrative personality. A successful track record of work in interdisciplinary teams and a sense for overarching goals are additional assets. A strong commitment to cooperate with other University Institutes, University Hospitals and other local, national and international research institutions is indispensable.

The University of Zurich is an equal opportunities employer and in particular strives to increase the percentage of women in leading positions. Therefore, qualified female researchers are encouraged to apply.

Please hand in your application for this position at https://www.recruiting.med.uzh.ch/position/31129602 by December 14, 2020. Applications by mail or e-mail cannot be considered. For additional information, please contact the president of the search committee, Prof. Dr. med. Rainer Weber, phone +41 44 634 10 71, e-mail: rainer.weber@dekmed.uzh.ch.


Posted: 2020-10-26 Expires: 2020-11-25

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St. Gallen, St Gallen 9000

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