Associate Professorship (W2) for Design and Construction
Published(27 days ago)
Deadline for applications(15 days left)
Frankfurt University of Applied SciencesFrankfurt
Teaching and research at a dynamic institution of higher education!
We are looking for persons who would like to apply their extensive professional experience to teaching and researching at our institution of higher education.
An above-average doctorate (or similar proof of qualification) in the field architecture is required. Practical orientation, interdisciplinary training, international
orientation and regional integration mark our profile. Excellent teaching and research quality is our aspiration.
Our Faculty 1: Architecture · Civil Engineering · Geomatics
is looking for an
Associate Professor for Design and Construction
(Salary grade analogous to W2 Hessian Salary Law (HBesG)) reference number: 91/2019
starting in the summer semester 2020
for period of two years.
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences wants to strengthen internationality in architecture.
Parallel to our German master program in architecture, we have been offering
the new master program "Advanced Architecture in Design and Construction"
since April 2017.
We are looking for applicants with strong skills in design and construction as well as relevant experience in research and practical work. We expect you to be enthusiastic about the
current challenges and opportunities that design and construction provide for architecture
as well as for the urban environment. We also expect you to help to further develop the
program's international relationships in the fields of teaching and research. We are looking
for applicants who are experienced designers, possess strong professional skills in
construction, and can help set the agenda for the growing social and environmental
challenges to which architecture and urban planning have to respond.
The successful applicant will be expected to provide innovative and high quality teaching
primarily at graduate level and help enhance the new program "Advanced Architecture in
Design and Construction". Applicants must hold a professionally recognized qualification in architecture and have completed a doctorate or equivalent. Professional registration (e.g.
NZRAB, RIBA or AIA) would be an advantage. Preference will be given to applicants who have experience in teaching in the areas of design and construction, with a strong record of
publication and postgraduate supervision and with very good English and German language
skills. Further details on the master program and the position are available from the heads of
the program, Prof. Claudia Lüling (email: email@example.com) and Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Jung
We expect from our professors:
High presence at the institution of higher education and intensive care of our students;
participation in basic training i.e. the representation of the relevant field in an introductory form in all degree courses of the faculty;
gender and diversity competence;
participation in international activities of the institution of higher education, including teaching in the English language;
continuing education in the technical discipline and higher education didactics;
willingness to cooperate cross-regionally with other institutions of higher education in the region; dedication and initiative in the frame of a service-oriented salary.
The hiring conditions are in accordance with §§ 61,62, 68, 69 und 74 of the Hessian Higher Education Act (HHG) from Dec 14, 2009 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 666), last
amended by law from Dec 18, 2017 (Federal Law Gazette p. 482) - and can be viewed under
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The Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences encourages applications from women in order to elevate the employment share. Persons with disabilities are given
preference in the frame of currently valid regulations. Applications with supporting documents (incl. publication list, projects, depiction of teaching and
research activities) are requested via mail until Oct 1st, 2019 including the position number to be sent to:
President of the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Nibelungenplatz 1, 60318 Frankfurt