Tenure Track or Tenured Professor in
Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business.
Aalto University has six schools with nearly 20 000 students and 4 700 employees, 390 of which are professors.
Our campuses are located in Espoo and Helsinki, Finland.
Aalto University School of Engineering invites applications for
TENURE TRACK OR TENURED POSITION IN STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING
The call is targeted to the assistant (tenure track) and associate level (tenure track or tenured) of the Aalto University tenure track system. The call is also open for the Full Professor level.
The vacancy is at the Department of Civil Engineering, see http://civileng.aalto.fi/en/. Currently, the department has 20 professors
supported by lecturers, post-doctoral researchers, doctoral students, and technical staff. In total, the number of personnel is about 100.
The department has access to national scientific computing services and a well-equipped research infra covering also the area of structural
engineering. We are located at Aalto University campus where several research institutions and organizations have their laboratories.
You will strengthen and complement the research and education in the field of structural mechanics and structural engineering. With the professors
of architecture at the department, you will also promote multidisciplinary approach to solve future challenges of buildings and built environment.
At any level of the academic system, you are expected to perform high quality research, to teach, to supervise and to advance otherwise both
graduate and undergraduate education, to be an active member of the international scientific community, and to exhibit academic leadership
and services for the society.
You have a doctoral degree preferably in structural mechanics or structural engineering, and a fluent command in English. Your merits will be
appraised based on your research, teaching and academic leadership, and activity in scientific community and society. A bibliometric analysis is also included in the evaluation.
Experience in acquiring funding for research projects, multidisciplinary research approach, and co-operation with industry and research organizations are advantages
Salary will be defined according to Aalto University’s payroll system. You may also provide a salary request. In addition to the salary,
the contract includes occupational health care benefits. There is also a comprehensive social security system in Finland.
For more information
For additional information, please contact Professor Jari Puttonen at the Department of Civil Engineering, tel. +358 50 384 1782,
email@example.com. In recruitment process related questions, please contact HR Coordinator Anu Virtanen, tel. +358 50
How to apply
The application material for the position includes:
- An application letter addressed to the President of Aalto University
- Curriculum Vitae, including contact information
- Publication list (5 most important publications marked)
- Research plan describing past research and plans for future research at Aalto (max. 2 pages)
- Teaching portfolio