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The faculty of architecture, structural engineering and urban planning of the Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) is offering, commencing on the 1st of October, the position of

Professor (W3)
Construction History

with a focus in scientific research.
The appointed personality will represent the discipline of Construction History both in research and teaching. The Professorship is an established member of the Institute of Art and Building History. It is also one of the key professorships of the DFG-Graduiertenkolleg 1913 „Kulturelle und Technische Werte historischer Bauten“ (a research training group funded by the German research foundation).
In research, the professorship is expected to develop new content and methodologies, setting impulses on the national as well as international level. Interdisciplinary cooperation with other members of the Institute as well as members of the Institute of Civil Engineering and other partners within the faculty is expected. Within the DFG research training group, the professorship is responsible for input on construction history research approaches engineering methods in the investigation of historic buildings and structures.
Teaching responsibilities are within all degree programmes offered by the faculty, with a focus on Master courses offered in the study programmes with focus on Heritage as well as the degree courses in Civil Engineering, where Construction History is a fundamental course focusing on building with heritage and existing buildings, and structural preservation of historic buildings is a priority.
Prerequisite for a call, amongst others, is a PhD in engineering, preferably in the field of Construction History. Further scientific qualification such as a postdoctoral lecture qualification, a junior professorship and/or scientific publications covering different topics within construction history are expected. Knowledge and practice in the field of structural preservation are desirable.
With the focus on scientific research, teaching obligation amounts to 8 h.
Contact person for further information is Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Rheidt, phone: 0049 (0)355 / 69 3316 / e-mail: klaus.rheidt@b-tu.de.
Further responsibilities occur according to § 42 Brandenburgisches Hochschul­gesetz (BbgHG) i. V. m. § 3 BbgHG.
The conditions of employment are according to §§ 41Abs. 1 Nr. 1 - 4 a und 43 BbgHG.
Teaching language will be in German and English. Experience in acquisition of third party funding for managing such projects is required. The topics of these projects should be relevant for the DFG (German Research Foundation) or similar international research funding organisations.
The BTU pursues to increase the number of women in research and teaching and therefore asks explicitly for applications by women.
As a family-oriented University, the BTU offers support in cases of double careers (Dual Career Service).
Severely handicapped applicants will be favored when showing equal eligibility.
Please send your application along with a proof of qualification, a curriculum vita in table form, a list of publications as well as a proof of your pedagogical qualification in one pdf file (maximum size of 7 MB) until the 14.12.2017 via e-mail to: fakultaet6+bewerbungen@b-tu.de
Dekan of the faulty of Architecture, Structural Engineering and Urban Planning Address: BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Postfach 101344, 03013 Cottbus.
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Closing date: 14.12.2017
Closing date: 14 December 2017 Published on academics.com on date 24 October 2017
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