The Department for Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering at Graz University of Technology invites applications for the position of a
Graz University of Technology is the oldest science and technology research and educational institute in Austria. For over 200 years, it has been an important international center for research and teaching. The university delivers top performances in its five Fields of Expertise: Advanced Material Science, Human & Biotechnology, Information, Communication & Computing, Mobility & Production, and Sustainable Systems. The university boasts intensive collaboration with national and international research and educational establishments as well as with industry partners worldwide.
The Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering at Graz University of Technology is an internationally highly ranked department committed to excellence in research and teaching. The department performs highly visible research in its main research of focus: Biomedical Engineering, Safety and Security, Artificial Intelligence, and Visual Computing. We are proud of our outstanding basic and applied research and encourage interdisciplinary projects. Moreover, our department fosters a close dialogue with industry and encourages and supports the creation of spin-off companies.
We are looking for a candidate with proven scientific expertise who will represent the field of Mixed Reality in research and teaching.
The following areas are of particular interest:
The successful candidate will cover these or other topics in Mixed Reality. It is expected that the candidate closely collaborates with the institute’s strategic industrial partners in the area of Mixed Reality and leads a research team funded through such industrial collaborations. The position is initially funded by SNAP, inc.
The professorship will be part of the Institute of Computer Graphics and Vision (www.icg.tugraz.at), which is an internationally visible research environment with more than 60 researchers in Visual Computing.
The new professor will complement the existing strengths in the department, will build an internationally visible group, will be an engaged teacher in the Computer Science programs at the Bachelor’s, Master’s, and PhD level, and will actively participate in academic self-administration. At the Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering, undergraduate courses are taught in German or English, and graduate courses are taught in English.
We also value
We expect the successful candidate to transfer residence to the area of Graz.
The advertised position is a tenure-track career position. After the conclusion of a qualification agreement, the job holder is appointed as an Assistant Professor. After a positive evaluation of the qualification agreement, the position will be turned into a permanent position as an Associate Professor. After a further competitive procedure, a promotion to a Full Professor is possible.
The position will be paid according to the collective agreement for employees of Austrian universities, stipulating an initial gross annual salary of € 62.829,20, and includes medical and retirement insurance.
Graz University of Technology provides excellent working conditions in a vibrant scientific community, combined with the outstanding living quality of the Graz area. We also support your partner’s career development through a dual career office and assist the relocation process.
Equal opportunity employer
Graz University of Technology aims to increase the proportion of women, in particular in management and academic staff, and therefore qualified female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to women if applicants are equally qualified.
Graz University of Technology actively promotes diversity and equal opportunities. Applicants are not to be discriminated against in personnel selection procedures on the grounds of gender, ethnicity, religion or ideology, age, sexual orientation (anti-discrimination). People with disabilities who have the relevant qualifications are expressly invited to apply.
The position is listed with the position identification number 7100/22/004.
Interested applicants are requested to submit the online application : csbme.tugraz.at/go/applications/7100-22-004 including:
Please send your application to the dean of the department of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering at csbme.tugraz.at/go/applications/7100-22-004.
For further question, please contact Prof. Dieter Schmalstieg (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The deadline for applications is 11 September 2022.
The hearings for the professorship will take place in the week of 7 - 11 November 2022. Candidates should be available for interviews in this period.