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Professorship (W2) Geodatamanagement
Published(109 days ago)
Deadline for applications(33 days ago)
Frankfurt University of Applied SciencesFrankfurt
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 (or similar proof of qualification in the field architecture). Practical orientation, interdisciplinary training, international orientation and regional integration mark our profile. Excellent teaching and research quality is our aspiration.
Faculty 1: Architecture – Civil Engineering – Geomatics is looking for a
(Salary grade W2 Hessian Salary Law (HBesG))
for the following field: Geodatamanagement
as of summer semester 2020.
The job holder is to represent the Geodatamanagement in the bachelor and master program „Geoinformation and Public Works“ of the faculty. The focus is on the deepening of GIS methods in the areas of modeling, analysis, visualization and application development. In addition, active participation in further courses in faculty 1 is expected. Examples are the digitization of construction and planning processes (BIM), the digital infrastructure documentation or interfaces of GIS for the operation of buildings (CAFM).
Very good knowledge and experience are expected in programming (Python and PHP), geospatial databases, spatial modeling, spatial data infrastructures, implementation of GIS projects and general data processing. Applicants must be able to represent the entire subject area in teaching and applied research from the perspective of „digital transformation“.
High competence for the planning and realization of interdisciplinary projects as well as the personal commitment in the third-party funded research are expected. Experience in the execution of
research projects is desirable.
Applicants are expected to have an university degree and an above-average PhD in Geoinformatics,
Geomatics, Geodesy or Computer Science and relevant professional experience.
You will be asked to submit a teaching and research concept (maximum 5 pages) with the application documents.
We 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 the relevant field in an introductory form in all degree courses of the faculty; 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 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
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 I p. 221) – and can be viewed under www.hmwk.hessen.de.
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The Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences advocates gender equality. Applicants with disabilities
receive preferential treatment in accordance with the legal labor regulations. Applications with
supporting documents (incl. publication list, projects, depiction of teaching and research activities)
are requested via mail until 15th August, 2019 including the position number to be sent to:
President of the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Nibelungenplatz 1, D-60318 Frankfurt