at the Institute of Structural Durability and Railway Technology of TU Graz, starting January 1, 2020. The position is based on a permanent employment contract according to Section 98 of the Austrian University Act (§98 UG).
For this position, we are seeking a highly qualified and scientifically well-established individual who is deeply committed to further developing the field of 'Materials Design'. The research topic should reinforce and complement existing fields of research of the institutes 'Structural Durability and Railway', 'Materials Science, Joining and Forming', 'Production Engineering' and also 'Materials Physics' together with the fields of Expertise 'Advanced Materials Science' and 'Mobility and Production' in several of the following areas: Multiscale modelling of innovative and new materials, Modelling of additive manufacturing, Materials modelling and simulation of processing and service conditions, Process chain simulation as a basis of lifetime calculation and Materials Design to Manufacture in rail vehicle engineering.
We are seeking a person who is highly qualified in education, scientific activity and professional practice with relevant international experience acquired from industries, industry-related activity or university research. Our expectation is for engaged representation in the field of "Materials Design" in research and in teaching. Furthermore, we expect strong teamwork skills together with experience and willingness for interdisciplinary cooperation and also readiness for active participation in faculty affairs. The deputy should also contribute to the development of the priority area 'Materials Design' and should set up a separate research group.
Graz University of Technology pursues a policy of increasing its proportion of women and therefore qualified female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply. Graz University of Technology actively promotes diversity and equal opportunities. People with disabilities and who have the relevant qualifications are expressly invited to apply.
Interested applicants are requested to submit by email a detailed application in English by using the mandatory application form available at https://www.tugraz.at/go/professorships-vacancies. The application should be sent to the dean of the faculty not later than June 26, 2019 (e-mail timestamp) and by using email@example.com, to the Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Eonomic Sciences, Graz University of Technology, Inffeldgasse 23/I,8010 Graz, Austria.