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Professor in » Risk and Insurance «
Published(248 days ago)
Deadline for applications(217 days ago)
Technical University of Munich (TUM)München
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of
in »Risk and Insurance«
to begin at the earliest possible date. The position is a W2 fixed-term Tenure Track Assistant Professor position (6 years) with tenure track option to a tenured W3 position (Associate Professor), a tenured W3 Associate Professor position or a tenured W3 Full Professor position.
The professorship is part of the TUM Department of Mathematics. Together with the science campus Garching as well as the Munich Region with several research groups and leading industry in insurance and finance, the department provides a stimulating research environment.
The responsibilities include research and teaching as well as the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert in the field of Risk and Insurance; the scientific profile should focus on the mathematical methodology in the area of risk in insurance and finance. The teaching load includes courses in the university's bachelor and master programs.
We are looking for candidates with a university degree in mathematics and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, who have demonstrated excellent achievements in research and teaching relevant to their career level in an internationally recognized scientific environment. We expect advanced scientific achievements and a proven ability to acquire third-party funding and to lead cooperative research projects. On Full Professor level we additionally expect an internationally recognized research program. Successful candidates show pedagogical aptitude, including the ability to teach in English. 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 Assistant Professor through a permanent position as Associate Professor, and on 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. 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 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
http://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 January 15, 2019 to the
Dean of the Department of Mathematics, Prof. Folkmar Bornemann, Email:email@example.com.