Professorship (W1 Tenure-Track) for applied Computer Science
Published(29 days ago)
Deadline for applications(3 days left)
Ruhr University Bochum (RUB)Bochum
Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany's leading research universities. The University draws its strengths from both the
diversity and the proximity of scientific and engineering disciplines on a single, coherent campus. This highly dynamic setting enables students
and researchers to work across traditional boundaries of academic subjects and faculties.
PROFESSOR FOR APPLIED COMPUTER SCIENCE (W1 TENURE-TRACK)
The Center of Computer Science at the Ruhr University Bochum invites applications for the position at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology of a
Professor for Applied Computer Science (W1 tenure-track) to start as soon as possible.
The candidate is expected to establish an excellent research programme, to produce and publish original research, be an effective lecturer and mentor of both
undergraduate and graduate students, and participate in institutional and professional processes. We are looking for an internationally renowned scientist with
an outstanding research profile in either Operating Systems or Programming Languages, in at least one of the following subfields.
Operating system principles for reliability, high availability, configurability, and compartmentalization
OS concepts for real-time applications and energy efficiency
OS concepts for mobile, distributed, or massively parallel applications
Design, implementation and applications of programming languages
Semantics and analysis of modern programming languages
The successful applicant is expected to cooperate with the Horst Görtz Institute for IT security and especially the recently granted cluster of excellence
Cyber Security in the Age of Large-Scale Adversaries, and to play an active role in the development of the Center of Computer Science at the Ruhr University
Bochum (led by the Department of Mathematics and the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology).
Strong commitment to academic teaching at graduate and undergraduate level;
Readiness to participate in interdisciplinary research;
Willingness and ability to attract external funding;
Readiness to contribute to joint research projects of the department.
The position is part of the federal-state programme for the promotion of early career researchers. The evaluation criteria can be requested by email,
firstname.lastname@example.org. Following a successful tenure evaluation, the respective tenure-track professor will subsequently be awarded permanent tenure.
Ruhr University Bochum is an equal opportunity employer.
Complete applications including CV, copies of academic certificates, list of publications, list of self-raised third-party funds, and a teaching record should be
sent by email to the Dean of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Musch; email:
later than 20 January 2019.
Further information can be obtained from the chair of the hiring committee, Prof. Dr. Thorsten Holz and at our website at