University Professorship (Salary Scale W 3 NBesO) in “Business Administration with a focus on Insurances and Health Management”

Delivery Deadline: 07.12.2020 00:00

The Faculty of Economics and Management invites applications for a


University Professorship (m/f/d) of Salary Scale W3 NBesO in “Business Administration with a focus on Insurances and Health Management”


starting October 1st, 2021. The Professorship belongs to the House of Insurance. We expect a strong cooperation with the further Professorships at the House of Insurance.


We are seeking to appoint a candidate with an active research agenda in the area of insurances (in particular property insurance, insurance of persons and reinsurance) and health management who has experience in raising research funds and the potential to apply for highly ranked research programs. The successful applicant has a strong record of research with publications in the leading journals in the field.


The successful candidate is expected to cooperate with the Hannover Medical School in the Center for Health Economics Research Hannover (CHERH). She or he will also strongly contribute to one of the School’s research foci.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. and their qualifications are expected to merit the rank of tenured full professor.


General responsibilities and conditions of appointment apply, in accordance with the Lower Saxony Higher Education Act (Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz - NHG).


Part-time employment can be arranged upon request.


As an equal opportunities employer, Leibniz University Hannover has set itself the strategic aim of significantly increasing the proportion of women. Female scientists are therefore particularly encouraged to apply. Applications from abroad are especially welcome. Preference will be given to equally qualified candidates with disabilities.


In its mission statement, Leibniz University Hannover attaches great importance to the international orientation of teaching and research. At the same time, it places significant value on the intensive guidance and support of its students and on the university’s close ties to the region and to Lower Saxony. Its professors are thus expected to be based in the Hannover Region.

Successful candidates who have reached the age of fifty by the time of appointment and who do not already have civil servant status will generally be given an employment contract.


Further information is available from the Head of the Appointment Committee Professor Dr. Maik Dierkes (Phone: +49 - 511 762-4669, Email: maik.dierkes@finance.uni-hannover.de).


Please submit your full application until December 6th, 2020 via the Appointment Portal of the Leibniz Universität Hannover at: https://berufungen.uni-hannover.de


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