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University Professor (W3) Electrical Engineering and Electrical Power-Systems Engineering
Published(306 days ago)
Deadline for applications(228 days ago)
TU Clausthal UniversityClausthal-Zellerfeld
The Faculty of Energy and Economic Sciences of TU Clausthal
(TUC), Germany, is appointing the position of a
University Professor (W3):
Electrical Engineering and
Electrical Power-Systems Engineering
at the Institute of Electrical Power Engineering and Energy
The candidate should have outstanding educational and scientific
qualifications with in-depth knowledge in the following topics:
Energy grids including ancillary services
Power electronics for energy grids
In addition, the candidate needs to be qualified by professional
experience in at least one of the following topics:
Regenerative energy generation
Electrical power drives for energy systems
Energy management of accumulator systems (mobile and
The candidate contributes actively to the research topics at
TU Clausthal of ’Sustainable Energy Systems’, ’Raw Materials
Supply and Resource Efficiency’ as well as ’Open Cyber-
Physical Systems and Simulation’. The professorship also
involves close cooperation with the EnergieForschungsZentrum
and the CUTEC Institute at TU Clausthal. Collaboration with
neighboring departments at TU Clausthal as well as with partners
in Germany and abroad is expected.
Experience in the successful acquisition of third-party funded
projects is welcome.
Teaching includes the lecturing of fundamental Electrical
Engineering as well as lectures on advanced methods of Electrical
Power Systems in German and English for various BSc and MSc
courses at TU Clausthal.
The candidate should have an outstanding doctorate, as well as
a habilitation or equivalent in addition to a university degree in
engineering or natural sciences. Practical industry experience
as well as a confirmation of special didactic competences and
appropriate abilities is also favorable.
Conditions of appointment are according to § 25 of Lower
Saxony Higher Education Act (Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz
NHG). TU Clausthal wishes to increase the number of
its female faculty. Applications from female candidates are
particularly welcome. Candidates with disabilities who are
equally qualified will be given preference. Applications of
scientists from abroad are very welcome but fluent German is
mandatory for teaching undergraduate classes.
A part-time appointment may be possible on request.
Applicants who are 50 years or older at the time the appointment
commences and who have not acquired permanent civil servant
status (Beamtenverhältnis auf Lebenszeit) will be employed
with employee status (Angestelltenverhältnis).
Please contact the chairman of the appointment committee,
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Rembe, Tel. +49 (0) 5323 / 722544 and
+49 (0) 5323 / 724961, for further information.
Applications including the typical documents (CV, transcripts,
lecturing experience, list of publications) need to be submitted
until December 1st, 2017 to the Dean of the Faculty of Energy
and Economic Sciences, TU Clausthal University, Prof. Dr. rer.
nat. Bernd Lehmann, Erzstr. 20, 38678 Clausthal-Zellerfeld,