commencing at the earliest opportunity.
Candidates must be specialized in the field of plastics technology engineering
studies. Extensive scientific experience is expected in the following areas:
• plastics processing and machining technology
• plastics application technology and the
• designing with plastics and construction of tools
Candidates are further expected to have a university degree, preferably in the field of mechanical engineering, plastics or process engineering. At least three years of professional experience in the plastics technology applications or research are desired.
The thematic focus of the professorship is closely connected with the professorship of Organic Polymers and Plastics, whose bearer is also the head of the Fraunhofer Processing Pilot Plant for Biopolymers, which is why a close cooperation with this as well as with related fields is expected.
Responsibilities include research activities and the promotion of knowledge and technology transfer, particularly, in cooperation with the Kunststoff-Verbund Brandenburg Berlin e. V. (KUVBB e. V.) and the Cluster Kunststoffe und Chemie. For further information, please contact Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Sylvio Simon, tel. 03573 / 85425 / e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Other duties result from the requirements set by § 42 Brandenburgisches Hochschulgesetz (Higher Education Act of the State of Brandenburg - BbgHG) in conjunction with § 3 BbgHG. Please refer to §§ 41 paragraph 1 No 1 - 4a and 43 BbgHG for prerequisites and conditions of employment.
Experience in the acquisition and realization of third-party funded projects is expected. Fields of research should be relevant for DFG (German Research Foundation) funding. Lectures are primarily to be held in German, fluency in English is expected. BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg strives to increase the proportion of women in teaching and research and specifically encourages qualified female scientists to apply.
As a family-oriented university, BTU offers a Dual Career Service. Qualified applicants with disabilities will be given priority. The application, including academic certificates, curriculum vitae, a list of publications, as well as proof of teaching experience, should be sent by e-mail in a single pdf file with max. 7 MB until 07.09.2017 to:
Dekanin der Fakultät Maschinenbau, Elektro- und Energiesysteme