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Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Technische Universität München
Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of

Tenure Track Assistant Professor
in »Recent Building Heritage Conservation«

pay scale W2 with tenure track option to W3; to begin in summer semester 2017.
Scientific environment
The TUM Department of Architecture takes a research-oriented approach to teaching also in cooperation with businesses and public institutions in Munich. It has an excellent reputation in architectural research throughout Germany. One out of seven main areas of research is about conservation and rebuilding of architecture and cultural heritage. A cross-disciplinary research network in this field will link all TUM’s academics and cultural heritage professionals.
The duties of TUM professors include research, teaching and the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert in the research area of Recent Building Heritage Conservation.
Teaching duties include courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs.
The candidate is expected to develop theoretical and practical foundations of preserving and restoring building stock built after 1945. The focus will be the optimization of existing processes of traditional building heritage conservation and transferring them to more recent buildings and monuments, as well as the development of new techniques and methods.
We are looking for a candidate with an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, who has demonstrated initial scientific achievements and the capacity for independent research at the highest levels.
International scientific experience during the doctoral or postdoctoral phase is required. The successful candidate shows pedagogical aptitude, including the ability to teach in English.
The successful candidate must demonstrate mastery of all aspects of building physics and energy technology regarding building rehabilitation and building materials. Project-related cooperation with the construction industry, the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics and the Bavarian Office for Building Heritage Conservation will be necessary.
Our Offer
Based on best international standards and transparent performance criteria, TUM offers a merit-based academic career option for tenure track faculty from Assistant Professor through a permanent position as Associate Professor and on to Full Professor.
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater Munich Area.
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors. MDCO gives assistance for relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying family members.
Your Application
TUM is an equal opportunity employer. As such, we explicitly encourage applications from women. Applications from disabled persons with essentially the same qualifications will be given preference.
Application documents should be presented in accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors. These guidelines and detailed information about the TUM Appointment and Career System are available on http://www.tum.de/faculty-recruiting.
Please send your application no later than September 30, 2016 to the Dean of the Department of Architecture, Prof. Hannelore Deubzer, Email: dekanat@ar.tum.de.

Closing date: 30.09.2016
Closing date: 30 September 2016 Published on academics.com on date 8 August 2016
In your application, please refer to academics.com