Instructions for Applications
Guidelines on the Professorial Appointment Procedure
The guidelines on the appointment procedure at the MeF contain information on the procedure, the timetable, the composition and task of the appointment committees as well as the evaluation of the candidates.
Professorships ad personam
Here you will find the regulations regarding professorships ad personam, which have been valid since 1 December 2020 and additional information.
These regulations describe the criteria and the procedure for the promotion of assistant professors with tenure track to full or associate professor at the University of Zurich with a permanent appointment.
Appointment of Associate to Full Professors
These regulations govern the promotion or appointment of associate professors to full professors at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Zurich.
Procedure for the Creation of a New Assistant Professorship
This information sheet is intended for Heads of Clinics or Institutes who wish to submit an application to the Faculty Board for the creation of a new assistant professorship at their clinic or institute.
Duty to Recuse in Professorial Appointment Procedures
These regulations, which apply to all structural and appointment committees when filling professorships at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Zurich, specify the obligation to recuse arising from § 5a of the Verwaltungsrechtspflegegesetz (VRG) of 24 May 1959 and are intended to promote quality, equal opportunities and transparency in appointment proceedings.
Project "Search for Women Excellence"
As an employer, the University of Zurich promotes equal opportunities. The Faculty of Medicine implements specific measures in the appointment process to increase the proportion of female professors.