Appointment of Professors

Appointment of Professors at Medical Faculty Duisburg Essen

The number of appointments continues at a high level. In recent years, a particularly high number of appointments were made to newly established professorships. The expansion has taken place in particular in the research focuses, for example, in oncology, where new professorships have been established in the context of support by the German Cancer Consortium (DKTK).

Here you can find an overwiew of the current appointment procedures at the Medical Faculty of the University Duisburg-Essen.

Application for a Professorship

If you would like to apply for a professorship, please fill in our application form and send us your application documents as PDF file via email to, including:

  • Curriculum Vitae with details on scientific and professional career
  • a detailed list of publications
  • Certificate of a General higher qualification
  • Medical licence
  • Diploma/Certificate of Medical Examination
  • PhD Certificate
  • Medical Specialist Certificate
  • Certificates of Further qualifications
  • Habilitation Certificate
  • Certificate of Appointment as an extraordinary professor
  • Certificate of Appointment as professor
  • Presentation of the applicant’s research profile and their respective perspective at the University of Duisburg-Essen
  • Presentation of the applicant's teaching and learning concept in concideration of the University of Essen's profile
  • Past teaching experience and concepts for teaching, participation in academic self-administration and information on third-party funding
  • 5 key publications

Please do not send hard copies of your documents

Contact Person

Jennifer Ziegert

Tel.: +49 (0) 201-723-4696
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