Junior Professorship - salary grade W1
for the field of "Internet of Things for Smart Buildings".
|IV-442/16 (starting at 01/04/17 / for a period of 3 years; an extension of 3 more years is possible after successful evaluation / closing date for applications 13/10/16)|
|TU Berlin aims to strengthen the research and teaching in the area of "Internet of Things for Smart Buildings". The successful candidate should have research expertise in one or several of the areas Internet of Things, distributed systems, data analysis and machine learning, or home automation. The focus of research is set on the development of methods and technologies for processing and evaluation of sensor information in buildings in order to create and improve technologies for machine-controlled building management. Therefore, the successful candidate needs strong ability for interdisciplinary research with neighboring research areas from computer science, engineering, and architecture. This includes the ability to set-up, acquire, and manage research projects. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the curriculum in the study programs provided by the faculty on computer science and electrical engineering.|
Requirements:Successful applicants must fulfill the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance with § 102a BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act), including a completed academic education in computer science, computer engineering, or electrical engineering, qualified achievements in research and a particular qualification for academic work normally attested by the excellent Quality of a PhD, and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be proven by teaching experience and visualized in a teaching Portfolio (for further information see TUB Website, quick as no. 144242).
Additionally the applicants need to have profound knowledge in the stated working fields, experience in international research cooperation (proved by stays abroad or significant participation in international projects). Requirements:
- Profound knowledge and experience in at least one of the following topics: distributed systems, Internet of Things, home automation
- Ability and willingness for interdisciplinary research with groups with research focus on for example engineering and architecture
- Excellent research record through research activities and publications in recognized international media
- Teaching experience