Professorship (W2) in the field of "High Sensitivity Magnetometry"
Published(35 days ago)
Deadline for applications(23 days left)
Technische Universität BerlinBerlin
Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin) - Faculty II (Mathematics and Sciences) - Institute of Optics and Atomic Physics, and Physikalisch Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) jointly invite applications for a position of a
University Professor – salary grade W2
in the field of "High Sensitivity Magnetometry".
PTB is the National Metrology Institute of Germany with scientific and technical service tasks and supports society, industry, and science.
The aim of the new professorship is to strengthen research in "Metrology in ultra-small magnetic fields" at PTB in close collaboration with TU Berlin.
Reference number: II-237/19 (starting at the earliest possible / permanent / closing date for applications 19/07/19)
Working field: Research in the field "High Sensitivity Magnetometry" by using quantum effects. Development and application of measuring systems for biomedicine, material science as well as basic research.
Teaching responsibilities with focus on courses within the responsibility of the Institut fu¨r Optik und Atomare Physik. In addition to research and teaching, the candidate will be responsible for the following tasks at PTB:
Managing a research working group and supervising staff,
Planning of research goals,
Planning of resources and delegation of task,
Cooperating with national and international partners in academia, national metrology institutes and industry,
Acquisition of third-party funding and performing related projects.
Being adjusted to the job, the candidate is supposed to take over the role as head of the department „biosignals“ from the current position holder in 2020.
Requirements: Candidates must fulfil the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance with § 100 BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act), including a finished academic education, qualified achievements in research (PhD), post-doctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) or equivalent qualification (e.g. documented by the quality of scientific papers) and pedagogical didactic qualifications, demonstrated by teaching experience and visualized in a teaching portfolio (for further information see TUB Website, quick access 144242).
Internationally acknowledged excellent research on magnetometry. Qualification and interest in scientific collaboration in national and international networks, competence and experience in teaching in experimental physics. Candidates are expected to have successfully acquired and realized third party funded projects. Teaching requirements should be met in German and English. The willingness to learn German is expected from Non-German speaking applicants.
Technische Universität Berlin is determined to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities. In the context of the strategic internationalization process, TU Berlin assumes the recruited academic teaching staff‘s ability to conduct classes in English.
Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin. Applications from abroad are explicitely welcome.
Please send your written application until 19th July 2019 indicating the reference number II-237/19 and including the appropriate documentation (including a description of the teaching portfolio) to Technische Universität Berlin – Der Präsident –, Dekan der Fakultät II, Prof. Dr. Emmrich, Sekr. BEL 1, Marchstr. 6, 10587 Berlin and in addition by e-mail in a single pdf-file to email@example.com.