As the successful candidate for this full professorship position in chronic allergic cutaneous inflammation, you may also apply for the position of Head of the Department of Dermatology and Allergology, coordinating overall patient care and acting as Chair of the Department’s management team. As an academic leader, you will be expected to further strengthen the position of the Department at UMC Utrecht, as well as nationally and internationally. In addition, as the potential Head of the Department of Dermatology and Allergology, you will be exercising your management skills and clear vision for the advancement of the Department scientifically, medically, educationally, and financially.
As the successful candidate for this position, you are an outstanding licensed dermatologist with a special interest in chronic allergic diseases. You have an international reputation for your clinical and translational research in chronic allergic inflammation, as demonstrated by your high quality peer-reviewed publications in international journals, invited reviews, and oral presentations. You are a facilitator by nature, not only bridging clinical and fundamental research, but also establishing links with other institutions, nationally and internationally. You have a solid track record in obtaining substantial grants from national and international funding agencies and industry, as well as in coaching PhD and post-doctoral students. Your outstanding qualities include being innovative, a strong collaborator, team player, connector and communicator, and a role model for young clinicians and researchers. In your innovative patient care and research, you respect and actively seek the patient perspective by engaging with the patient advocacy group. You also possess excellent management skills.