The Physics department of Technische Universität Darmstadt offers a
position for a
Assistant professorship (W2, Tenure Track)
for Soft Matter Theory (Code. No. 521)
We are looking for highly motivated scientists with a proven track
record of high international quality who studies structure and
dynamics of soft matter along a multiscale approach (spatial, time)
with modern theoretical methods. Examples are density functional
theory and effective field theory, combined with the required
numerical and computer simulation methods.
We expect that the holder of the position will strengthen and extend
the research activities in the field of soft matter at the Technische
Universität Darmstadt including cooperation in current collaborative
research programs (e.g. TRR 146 or SFB 1194). Beside excellent
research activities, the position holder has to be able and willing to
teach the full program of theoretical Physics.
The professorship is financed by funds from the "Bund-Länder-Programm
zur Förderung des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses".
Regulations on the maximum period of scientific activities after the
acquisition of the PhD degree as well as all additional requirements for
employment are subject to § 64 section 3 HHG in the respective current
versions. The Assistant Professorship is designed as Qualification
Professorship as per § 64 HHG. For the position the option for a
tenured full professorship after a successful tenure procedure is given.
The position is initially limited to six years. Remuneration follows the
German W-Besoldung at level W2 Hessisches Besoldungsgesetz.
The Technische Universität Darmstadt intends to increase the number
of female employees and encourages female candidates to apply. In
case of equal qualifications applicants with a degree of disability of at
least 50 or equal will be given preference. Part-time employment is
The Technische Universität Darmstadt is certified as a family-friendly
university and offers a dual career program.
Applications including curriculum vitae, diploma, list of publications,
as well as a description of research and teaching activities should
be addressed to the Dean of the Department of Physics, Prof. Dr.
Michael Vogel, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Hochschulstraße 12,
D-64289 Darmstadt, Germany. Application by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
is desirable (please send one .pdf-file,
max. 5MB). Please quote the code number. No original documents
should be submitted, as the documents will not be returned to the
applicant. Please submit photocopies of any relevant documentation.
Application deadline: January 15, 2018