INSTITUTE OF NONLINEAR MECHANICS
in Adaptive Mechanical Systems
The applicant’s research and teaching activities are devoted to mechanics with a strong focus on analytical, numerical and experimental methods for adaptive systems. Teaching duties include the lecturing of undergraduate Mechanics courses for several BSc programs as well as an active participation in the BSc/MSc program Engineering Cybernetics.
Undergraduate courses are to be held in German. The applicant is expected to have a strong commitment to academic teaching and good pedagogic abilities.
The research of the applicant may cover the following core areas of interest:
- Experimental methods of Nonlinear Mechanics
- Adaptive vibration reduction
- Experimental identification techniques for adaptive structures
- Structural mechanics of smart materials
The requirements for employment listed in § 47 and § 50 Baden- Württemberg university law apply.
Written applications including a CV, a teaching record, a list of publications, a list of current projects and up to five selected reprints should be sent no later than October 31st, 2016 to ord. Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. h.c. mult. Rainer Gadow, Dean of the Faculty 7 Konstruktions-, Produktions- und Fahrzeugtechnik, Universität Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 9, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany.
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The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from women are strongly encouraged. Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.