As part of the federal and state program for the advancement of junior scholars, Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty VI – Planning Building Environment, Institute of Civil Engineering, currently has a vacancy for a
Tenure-Track-Professorship, remuneration group W1, fixed term, to be continued as a lifetime professorship, remuneration group W3,
in “Robot-Assisted Manufacturing of the Built Environment”.
We are looking for a junior researcher who, based on the previous research and/or professional activities, has outstanding technical competence in the research and implementation of automated manufacturing processes. The responsibilities of a W1 professorship include suitable participation in the training of bachelor’s and master’s civil engineering students and research with a particular focus on automated robot-assisted construction methods, such as additive manufacturing. For this purpose, the Institute of Civil Engineering is acquiring major instrumentation with two robots on linear axes for automated manufacturing funded by the DFG.
The holder of the W1 professorship should be able to represent the subject in its entirety with an emphasis on engineering skills and knowledge in the field of automation and possibilities for incorporating robots. The inclusion of topics on sustainability, climate change, energy and resource optimization are desirable. The successful candidate is expected to take an active role in academic self-administration and close collaboration with partners from building practice and industry.
Experience in the acquisition of third-party funding is desired.
How to apply:
Technische Universität Berlin is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and actively encourages applications from suitably qualified female candidates. Preference will be given to applicants with severe disabilities fulfilling the requirements of the position.
Technische Universität Berlin offers its tenure track professors structured mentoring to support their professional development. The University values the diversity of its members and is committed to equality of opportunity. It is a certified family-friendly university and its Dual Career Service can assist you and your family with your move to Berlin.
Please submit your application in German or English quoting the reference number VI-811/20 by April 22, 2021 include all requisite documents (CV, certificates, concept for research and teaching, teaching portfolio, details of acquired external funding and a publications list highlighting the five publications you regard as the most significant) in pdf format only by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic documents submitted using cloud services such as WE-Transfer or Dropbox cannot be accepted.
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