Tenure Track Assistant Professorship (W2) in "Software Engineering for Data-intensive Applications"
Technische Universität München (TUM)
Technical University of Munich (TUM) and its associated fortiss institute jointly invite applications for the position of
Tenure Track Assistant Professor
in » Software Engineering
for Data-intensive Applications «
to begin as soon as possible. The position is a fixed-term (6 year) tenure-track professorship with the possibility for promotion to a tenured associate/full professorship.
As a rule, the holder of this professorship will not be employed as a civil servant (Beamte) under German law.
The professorship belongs to the TUM Department of Informatics and in the future to the TUM School of Computation, Information & Technology.
The responsibilities include research and teaching as well as the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert in the research area of Software Engineering for
data-intensive Application with a focus on Software 2.0, Engineering, integration and lifecycle management of artifacts in data-intensive applications. Teaching responsibilities include
courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs. The professorship will be embedded into the internationally renowned research center for software-intensive systems, with a focus
on applied research (www.fortiss.org).
We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated initial scientific achievements and the capacity for independent research at the highest international level. A university degree and
an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, as well as pedagogical aptitude, are prerequisites. Substantial research experience abroad is expected (please see
www.tum.de/en/faculty-recruiting-faq/ for further information).
Based on the best international standards and transparent performance criteria, TUM offers a merit-based academic career path for tenure track faculty from Assistant Professor through a permanent position as Associate Professor, and on to Full Professor. The regulations of the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System apply.
TUM and fortiss provide excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater Munich Area. The TUM/fortiss environment is multicultural, with English serving as a common interface for scientific interaction.
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors. The MDCO assists the relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying family members.
TUM is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages applications from women. The position is suitable for disabled persons. Disabled candidates with essentially the same qualifications
and scientific performance as other candidates will be given preference. Application documents should be submitted in accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors. These guidelines
and detailed information about the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System are available at www.tum.de/faculty-recruiting. Here you will also find TUM’s information on collecting and processing
personal data as part of the application process.
Please send your application no later than October 17, 2021 to the Dean of the Department of Informatics, Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Bungartz,
Email address for applications: firstname.lastname@example.org.