Job ID: 12578

Professor in Geneva/Switzerland

Position: Professor

Deadline: 25 May 2021

Employment Start Date: 1 January 2022

City: Geneva

Country: Switzerland

Institution: University of Geneva

Department: Faculty of Medicine


The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva is seeking to fill a position of:

in Psychiatric neuroscience

CHARGE: This is a full time position in psychiatric neurosciences to conduct basic research relevant to clinical psychiatry. The candidate is expected to be involved in teaching in the field of basic neurosciences and psychiatry where appropriate, as well as in the supervision of academic master’s and doctoral theses.
He/she is also expected to take on management and organisational tasks at the Department of Psychiatry and at the Faculty level.
He/she will have to demonstrate an ability to establish links with partner hospital services and research groups as part of a transversal mission.

MD-PhD or PhD degree (or equivalent degree).
Experience in direction of research and skills for teaching.
Good knowledge of French and training in psychiatry would be an advantage.
Publications in leading peer-reviewed journals.

The successful candidate will be member of the Department of Psychiatry and affiliated member of the Department of Basic Neurosciences. Furthermore, he/she will be part of the Synapsy network (

STARTING DATE: January 1st, 2022 or according to agreement.

Mandatory online registration before May 25th, 2021 at:

Additional information may be obtained from:

The University is an equal opportunities employer and particularly welcomes applications from women.

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