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Associate Professorship / Full Professorship (W3) in "Urban Design"
Published(991 days ago)
Deadline for applications(946 days ago)
Technical University of Munich (TUM)München
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of
Associate Professor or Full Professor
in »Urban Design«
to begin in summer semester 2018. This is a tenured W3 position.
The professorship belongs to the Department of Architecture. This department takes a research-oriented
approach to teaching also in cooperation with businesses and public institutions. It has an excellent
reputation in architectural research throughout Germany. In recent years, the department has forged
further structural partnerships and joined interdisciplinary research networks. It is particularly
well-connected with the other engineering disciplines at TUM.
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 urban design and architecture. The teaching load
includes courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs. The candidate is expected to
take a lead in further developing the TUM research network in Urban and Landscape Transformation.
We are looking for a candidate with high international reputation who has demonstrated an outstanding
academic record and an internationally recognized research program, according to relevant career level.
A university degree and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification as well
as pedagogical aptitude, including the ability to teach in English, 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 for tenure track faculty from Associate Professor to Full Professor. 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. 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 presented in accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors.
These guidelines and detailed information about the TUM Appointment and Career System are available on
Please send your application no later than March 13, 2017 to the Dean of the Department of Architecture,
Prof. Hannelore Deubzer, Email:firstname.lastname@example.org