University Professorship (W3) for the chair of "Architecture and Design Methods"
Published(17 days ago)
Deadline for applications(12 days left)
Technische Universität BerlinBerlin
Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty VI – Planning Building Environment, Institute of Architecture offers an open position of a
University Professor – salary grade W3
for the chair of “Architecture and Design Methods“.Reference number: VI-491/19 (starting at 01/10/20 / unlimited / closing date for applications 04/10/19)
Working field: Key competence of the position in teaching and research is architectural design, specifically addressing design methods with respect to building construction as well as with respect to disciplinary and interdisciplinary development and communication. An emphasis lies in the systematization of existing design methods and the research and development of innovative design-based methods and strategies that can be applied in the building industry and in applied and fundamental research. Successful applicants are expected to contribute actively to the development of the key research areas of TU Berlin and to participate in the faculty‘s teaching curriculum.
Requirements: We are looking for a scientist (f/m), who as an architect can prove qualified achievement in architectural design and building construction, in the application and development of design methods and/or distinguished realized projects and buildings in this specific field. The capability of interdisciplinary teamwork and the willingness for participation in the academic self-government is expected.
Applicants must qualify for appointment according to the requirements of §100 of the Berlin Act on Higher Education (BerlHG); these entail a completed university degree in architecture, as well as pedagogic-didactic experience and suitability proved by a teaching portfolio (you can obtain more detailed information concerning this on the TUB homepage, direct access 144242).
Applicants must be able to conduct teaching in German and English. The requisite language skills were determined by the Academic Senate in its decision on language policy of 16.05.2018. The taking over of responsibility for the leadership and direction of a specialist area and its employees* as well as the ability to promote young talent is expected. Competences with regard to equality, the advancement of women and gender & diversity are desirable.
Technische Universität Berlin strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore expressly requests that well female applicants also apply. Disabled persons will be considered preferentially in the case of equal aptitude.
We are certified as a family-friendly university and offer you and your family support through the Dual Career Service during the move to Berlin.
Please send your application by 04.10.2019, stating the reference number and submitting the standard supporting documents (curriculum vitae, certificates, research and teaching concept, teaching portfolio, project portfolio and list of publications) preferably in a pdf file by e-Mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The provision of electronic documents via cloud services such as WE-Transfer or Dropbox etc. is not accepted. The documents should not exceed 30 pages in length; the commission may request additional documents at a later point in time. Please send your written applications to the Technische Universität Berlin - The President -, Dekanin der Fakultät VI Planen Bauen Umwelt, Straße des 17. Juni 135, 10623 Berlin.