Professorial Recruitments

Instructions for Applications

The application instructions contain information on the implementation of the DORA declaration at the Faculty of Medicine as well as instructions on how to structure your application.

Instructions for applications (PDF, 58 KB)

DORA Guidelines for Applications (PDF, 117 KB)

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.

Guidelines on the Professorial Appointment Procedure (in German) (PDF, 49 KB)

DORA Implementation for Academic Appointment Committees (PDF, 118 KB)

Tenure Procedure

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.

Reglement tenure-Verfahren (in German)

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.

Regulations on the promotion and appointment of associate professors to full professors (in German)

Checklist promotion and appointment of associate professors to full professors (in German) (PDF, 46 KB)

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.

Merkblatt Schaffung einer AP an der MeF (in German) (PDF, 40 KB)

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.

Regulations on the Duty to Recuse in Professorial Appointment Procedures (PDF, 138 KB)

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.

Evaluation sheet (in German) (DOCX, 90 KB)