Professorship (W2) for Computing for Public Administration, in particular IT Administration
Published(34 days ago)
Deadline for applications(10 days left)
Technische Hochschule (FH) WildauWildau
The Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau (TH Wildau) is a leading university in the federal state of Brandenburg. With ca. 3,700 students, 80 professors and 350 further staff, the university fosters quick and effective decision-making and close cooperation between the President and university management, the faculties, and the administrative departments. TH Wildau is strong in applied research, has outstanding facilities and state-of-the-art technology, and focuses on collaborative learning and work environments. Our philosophy and our operations are based on a tolerant and open view of the world. There are excellent transportation connections to the capital city of Berlin, providing mobility and links to industry networks. The university is also close to the attractive lakes and woodlands of Brandenburg, so that quality of life in Wildau in high.
We wish to fill the following position of professor below as soon as possible.
In the degree programme Computing for Public Administration in the faculty of Business, Computing, Law
Professor (Salary group: W2 BbgBesO)
for Computing for Public Administration, in particular IT Administration (Ref.: VI2)
The successful candidate will represent the field in alignment with the profile of the Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau in teaching, research, and knowledge transfer.
Candidates should have a proven academic record of accomplishment, usually including a qualified doctoral thesis. The special subject requirements are in the area of planning, installation, configuration and administration of IT systems in the administrative area as well as in the area of operating systems, networks and services, information and communication systems, technical IT security and ITIL service management.
TH Wildau intends to further strengthen its international and interdisciplinary profile in teaching and research. Candidates will ideally have relevant professional experience and be internationally networked. TH Wildau also has a significant focus on applied research and knowledge transfer undertaken by professors. Candidates will therefore show relevant research activities and recognised publications, and be in a position to promote contacts to external regional and international partners.
The successful candidate must also be willing to teach basic modules in related fields. This includes teaching in other degree programmes. We expect candidates to be able to teach in English and to be willing to teach in distance-learning programmes and to use and develop online learning programmes.
The ideal candidate will have relevant specialist knowledge and expertise, with experience in practice, teaching, and research, and will be able to plan and conduct teaching with high levels of methodological competence. High motivation in applied and vocational teaching and the ability to work well with students and other partners within the university are essential. Candidates must be willing to contribute to innovation and reform processes in teaching and to work in relevant university self-administrative bodies.
This post is for tenure as a civil servant. In the case of a first appointment as professor, the post is initially limited according to § 43 section 1 Brandenburgisches Hochschulgesetz (BbgHG) to three years and six months.
Requirements for appointment are as in § 41BbgHG:
a. completed university degree,
b. suitability as a teacher,
c. particular qualification for academic work, usually a qualified doctoral thesis, and
d. notable achievements in the application of academic knowledge and methods through at least three years of professional practice, at least two of which must be outside of universities.
Severely disabled candidates will be given preference if all other matters are equal.
TH Wildau strives to increase the number of qualified women professors and therefore we encourage women to apply. In order to assist this process, we request that you identify your
five most relevant publications for this post.
Applicants with children are welcome. TH Wildau is certified as a family-friendly university. The post is suited to part-time work.
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After the recruitment process closes, your data will be deleted. Further information here:www.th-wildau.de/datenschutz/
Please send your application documents by post or preferably electronically in one single PDF file citing reference number VI2 by 31 October 2019 to