In order to increase the percentage of women among professors the Technische Universität Berlin – Faculty III – Process Sciences – Institute of Process and Chemical Engineering offers a position of a
University Professorship - salary grade W3for the chair of "Control Engineering". Reference number: III-208/17 (starting at the earliest possible / permanent / closing date for applications 08/09/17) Working field: The research profile should be in the field of modeling, model-based and data-based system analysis, robust and optimization-based control and supervision of processes. In the framework of experimental and theoretical research activities special emphasis should be directed towards applications in process engineering, e.g., chemical, biochemical, energy or food engineering science. Additional areas of application, such as control of processes for conversion of renewable ressources or combustion and flow control are desired.
In teaching, control courses must be provided for undergraduate and master students of several degree programmes. Applicants must be able to conduct their lectures in English and, after a learning period, as well in German. Requirements: Candidates should fulfill the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance with § 100 BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act) [information sheet available by request], including a finished academic education, qualified achievements in research (PhD), post-doctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) or equivalent qualification (e.g., documented by quality of scientific papers) and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be given proof of by a teaching portfolio (for more information see TUB website, quick access no. 144242).
Experience in teaching and research including human resource management in the area of closed-loop control and metrology as well as in acquisition and managing of projects in a responsible position is expected. Experience in the work in interdisciplinary teams as well as international experience is desired. Technische Universität Berlin strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored. Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin. Please send your application until 8 September 2017 with the reference number and the appropriate documents (CV, copies of grades and titles, teaching portfolio, list of publications and lecture courses, description of research areas and grants) preferably by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, applications may be submitted in writing together with a digital version (USB drive) to Technische Universität Berlin – Der Präsident –, Dekan der Fakultät III, Sekr.H 88, Straße des 17. Juni 135, D - 10623 Berlin. For any enquiries relating to the application process please contact the faculty administration via e-mail to email@example.com. Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned. The vacancy is also available on the internet at