Professorship (W2) for the following field: Data Science
Published(24 days ago)
Deadline for applications(18 days left)
Frankfurt University of Applied SciencesFrankfurt am Main
Teaching and research at a dynamic institution of higher education!
We are looking for persons, who would like to apply their extensive experience in their professional position in teaching and research at our institution
of higher education based on an above-average doctorate. Practical orientation, interdisciplinary training, international orientation and regional integration
mark our profile. Excellent teaching and research quality is our aspiration.
Our Faculty 2: Computer Science and Engineering is looking for a
(Salary grade W2 Hessian Salary Law (HBesG)) for the following field: Data Science
(reference number: 80/2019)
We are looking for a team player with a university degree in computer science, mathematics or a comparable field of study who has sound knowledge of data science or
statistical methods in practice, such as big data analytics, data mining, designing or implementing statistical models, statistical data analysis, probabilistic
machine learning, experimental design, visualization of statistical data etc.
The position holder should have successfully applied and implemented this knowledge both in the scientific environment and in professional practice and should represent
it in the computer science degree courses of the department.
They therefore have at least three years' professional experience in selected areas of data science in application development in industry and are very interested in
application-oriented teaching and research. In addition to a high didactic competence, which combines theoretical models with clear, practical applications, proven
experience in interdisciplinary project work is also required.
For further information mail to Prof. Dr. Schorr, email:
firstname.lastname@example.orgWe expect from our professors:
High presence at the institution of higher education and intensive care of our students; participation in basic training i.e. the representation of statistics
including computer-aided implementation of statistical methods in an introductory form in all degree courses of the faculty, but also to be willing to participate
in the research-related project modules in the master's degree courses of computer science in teaching.; qualification and aptitude to research and successful
acquisition of third-party funding; gender and diversity competence; participation in international activities of the institution of higher education, including
teaching in the English and German language; participation in the interdisciplinary Studium generale; contributions to offers in continuing education, life-long
learning and eLearning; taking on responsibility in the frame of academic self-administration; continuing education in the technical discipline and higher education
didactics; willingness to cooperate cross-regionally with other institutions of higher education in the region; dedication and initiative in the frame of a service-oriented salary.
The hiring conditions are in accordance with §§ 61 and 62 of the Hessian Higher Education Act. This is a permanent contract. The first appointment as a professor is
first as a public-service employee on probation or with an unlimited employment contract with a 3-year long probation period. Further official duties and
requirements are listed under §§ 61 - 63, 68 and 69 of the Hessian Higher Education Act from Dec 14, 2009 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 666), last amended by law from
Dec 18, 2017 (Federal Law Gazette p. 482) and can be viewed under
The Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences encourages applications from women in order to elevate the employment share.
Persons with disabilities are given preference in the frame of currently valid regulations.
Applications with supporting documents (incl. publication list, projects, depiction of teaching and research activities) are requested via mail
until 12th September, 2019 including the position number
to be sent to:
President of the
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Nibelungenplatz 1, 60318 Frankfurt.