Associate Professor or Full Professor (f/m/d) in "High-Power Converter Systems"
Technical University of Munich (TUM)
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of
Associate Professor or
in »High-Power Converter Systems«
to begin in summer semester 2021. The position is a tenured W3 position.
The professorship belongs to the TUM Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and is a member of the Center of Competence "Power Systems of the Future".
The responsibilities include research and teaching as well as the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert in the research area of High-Power Converters with a focus on Converter Applications in Energy Transmission and Distribution Systems and Power Electronics in so-called "Renewable Energy" Applications and Energy Storage, including applications in electric mobility. The teaching load includes courses in the university's bachelor and master programs.
For Associate Professor Level: We are looking for a candidate with advanced scientific experience, proven by achievements in research and teaching at the highest international standards. A university degree and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification as well as pedagogical aptitude are also prerequisites. Substantial research experience abroad is expected.
For Full Professor Level: We are looking for a candidate with high international reputation who has demonstrated an outstanding academic record and an internationally recognized research program. A university degree and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification as well as pedagogical aptitude are also prerequisites. Substantial research experience abroad is expected.
Based on best international standards and transparent performance criteria, TUM offers a merit-based academic career option from a tenured Associate Professor position on to a Full Professor position. The regulations of TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System apply.
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater Munich Area. TUM environment is multicultural, with English serving as a common interface for scientific interaction. Furthermore, TUM offers attractive and performance-based salary conditions and additional social benefits.
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors. MDCO gives assistance for relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying family members.
TUM is an equal opportunity employer. As such, we explicitly encourage applications from women. Applications from disabled persons with essentially the same qualifications will be given preference.
Application documents should be submitted in accordance with TUM's application guidelines for professors. These guidelines and detailed information about the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System are available on www.tum.de/faculty-recruiting. Here, you will also find TUM's information on collecting and processing personal data as part of the application process.
Please send your application no later than 31.07.2020 to the Dean of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Prof. Wolfgang Utschick, Email address for applications:email@example.com.