With over 15,500 students, four departments with more than 270 professors and more than 1,000
employees in teaching, research and central service units, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences is
one of the largest universities of applied sciences in Germany. "Opportunities through education" is
our living motto. Practical relevance, interdisciplinary education, international orientation and
regional integration characterize our profile. Diversity and social responsibility are our values. We are
sustainable in all dimensions. Excellent quality in teaching and research is our aspiration.
We are looking to fill the following position in Faculty 1: Architecture • Civil Engineering •
Geomatics beginning winter semester 2024.
(W2 salary scale HBesG, Hessian Federal Civil Service
in the following subject area:
road and railway construction
Job advertisement number P35/2023
We are looking for a personality with proven theoretical and practical skills and a university degree in
the field of civil engineering (or a related subject). The ability to do scientific work in the subject area,
pedagogical suitability and competence as well as subject-related experience in a scientific context
The candidate should represent the field of road construction (mainly road and track construction) in
all teaching units of the department, but especially in teaching and research in the Bachelor's and
Master's courses "Civil Engineering" and "Infrastructure and Environment" as well as the
management and the perspective further development of the road construction laboratory.
The tasks in teaching include training in building materials science in the field of pavement
engineering as part of the basic Bachelor-courses and road and track construction technology as part
of main Bachelor-courses, the offer of in-depth theory and practice-related elective lectures and
projects as well as the supervision of theses.
In addition to teaching technical, methodical and instrumental skills, the aspects of sustainable,
resource-saving use of building materials and their reuse under current ecological conditions should
be specially addressed. Moreover, cooperation with colleagues from the Transport and Geotechnics
departments is expected for research and teaching. The ability to teach in German and English is
The position is available for an unlimited period of time. When first appointed to a professorship,
employment is initially on a probationary civil service basis or on a permanent employment basis
with a three-year probationary period.
Conditions of employment, further duties and prerequisites result from §§ 67 - 69, 75 and 76 of the
Hessian Higher Education Act; to be viewed at www.hmwk.hessen.de.
We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic
and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, and sexual orientation and identity. People with
disabilities are given preference in cases of equal personal and professional suitability. As a holder of
the "Family-friendly University" certificate, the university will take your individual family situation
into account when organizing your working hours.
Applications with the usual informative documents (incl. list of publications, projects, description of
previous teaching and research activities) are requested by January 1, 2024, quoting the reference number, by e-mail to email@example.com (please send all documents in one PDF file):
To the President of the
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences,
Nibelungenplatz 1, 60318 Frankfurt.www.frankfurt-university.de