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Junior Professorship (W1) "Discrete Optimization in the Context of Big Data"
Published(1067 days ago)
Deadline for applications(1039 days ago)
Einstein Center Digital Future / Technische Universität BerlinBerlin
Technische Universität Berlin, Fakultät II - Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften invites applications for a
Junior Professorship - salary grade W1
with tenure-track for the field of "Discrete Optimization in the Context of Big Data".
The junior professorship is to be funded in the context of the Einstein Center Digital Future. The professorship is offered
under the reserve that funds are granted.
II-436/16 (starting at 01/04/17 / for a period of 3 years; an extension of 3 more years is possible
after successful evaluation / closing date for applications 13/10/16)
The position requires research and teaching and an internationally visible profile in the area of Discrete
The research focus of the position is expected to be a branch of Discrete Optimization at the interface with the area of
Algorithms for Big Data. Furthermore, co-operations with the current professors at the Institute of Mathematics as well as
participation in existing and future collaborative research projects of all mathematical institutes in Berlin (Research Center
MATHEON, Einstein Center for Mathematics Berlin, Berlin Mathematical School etc.) are expected.
Teaching will be required in all mathematical degree programs and moderately in the service teaching of mathematics for
other programs. Teaching requirements shall be met in German and English. Candidates are expected to supervise students‘
theses as well as to participate in the academic administration of the university.
Successful applicants must fulfill the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance
with § 102a BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act), including a completed academic education in mathematics or a comparable
subject, qualified achievements in research and a particular qualification for academic work normally attested by
the excellent quality of a PhD, and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be proven by teaching experience and visualized
in a teaching portfolio (for further information see TUB Website, quick as no. 144242).
Internationally visible research results in the area of Discrete Optimization have to be proven through relevant publica tions.
Experience in acquiring and carrying out projects and project alliances involving third-party funding are desirable.
Technische Universität Berlin strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore
strongly encourages qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored.
Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers
assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin.
Please send your written application until 13/10/2016 with the reference number and the usual documents to Technische
Universität Berlin - Der Präsident -, Fakultät II - Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften, Sekr. BEL 1, Marchstraße
6, 10587 Berlin. Please note that applications via email cannot be considered.
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.
The vacancy is also available on the internet at http://www.personalabteilung.tu-berlin.de/menue/jobs/
Please note that the positions are conditional upon financing from the donors and partners. It is intended to extend a number of the temporary professorships at the end of the funding period. Additional professorships for Berlin will be advertised in the coming months and will be posted at be-digital.berlin