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Einstein Center Digital Future / Technische Universität BerlinBerlin
Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty IV - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Institute of Computer Engineering
and Microelectronics invites applications for a
University Professorship - salary grade W2 for the field of "Robotic Interactive Perception".
The professorship is to be funded in the context of the Einstein Center Digital Future. The professorship is offered under
the condition that funds are granted.
IV-595/16 (starting at the earliest possible / for 5 years / closing date for applications
January 7, 2017)
Conduct research and teaching in the area of "Robotic Interactive Perception". The scientific
activities of the candidate should be focussed on developing methods and algorithm for
processing and interpreting a high-dimensional, multi-modal data stream to enable an
artificial, autonomous system to purposely interact with the environment. A close collaboration
with research groups of the School of EE and CS is desirable, for example with the
research groups for robotics, computer vision, machine learning, computer graphics, neural
information processing, and modelling of cognitive processes. Responsibilities include holding
of courses at the Bachelor level in Computer Science as well as at the Masters level
in Computer Science and in Computational Neuroscience. The willingness to participate
in multigroup research applications is a prerequisite.
Candidates should fulfill the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance with §
100 BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act). This includes a completed academic education, qualified achievements in
research (PhD), postdoctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) or appointment to a junior professorship or equivalent
qualification and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be given proof of by a teaching portfolio (for more information see
TUB website, quick access no. 144242). Applicants are requested to include in their application a research and teaching
statement. Extensive knowledge and publication record in the area of „Perceptive Interaction & Interactive Perception“ is
expected. Successful fundraising experience is desired.
Applicants must be able to conduct their lectures in both German and English.
Technische Universität Berlin strives 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.
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.
Please send your written application until January 7, 2017 with the reference number and the usual documents (CV, educational
degree, certificates and/or diplomas, references, works considered relevant for the application, and a research and teaching
plan) to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident -, Dekan der Fakultät IV, Sekr. MAR
6-1, Marchstraße 23, 10587 Berlin or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.
The vacancy is also available on the internet at http://www.personalabteilung.tu-berlin.de/menue/jobs
Please note that the positions are conditional upon financing from the donors and partners. It is intended to extend a
number of the temporary professorships at the end of the funding period. Additional professorships for Berlin will be
advertised in the coming months and will be posted at
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