volume: full time
restriction: none
salary: W2
beginning: as soon as possible

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at Technische Uni-versität Ilmenau and Fraunhofer would like to fill as soon as possible the position of

University Professor (W2)

“Signal Processing for Intelligent Sensor Systems" at the Institute for Information Technology

in combination with a

Management position at the Fraunhofer Institute for Nondestructive Testing IZFP

limited to a period of 6 years.

Technische Universität Ilmenau and its adjacent institutions offer a variety of starting points for cooperation in the field of information and measurement technology, sensors and assistance systems. When starting new research projects, particular importance is therefore be given to synergies with existing research activities and to the commitment to cooperate in the context of research and technology management with research sponsors and research partners.

The TU Ilmenau and the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft have been cooperating in corresponding areas of expertise for many years. The professorship is associated with a management position at the Fraunhofer Institute for Nondestructive Testing, which includes the scientific, technical and entrepreneurial management and development of the center of exper-tise "Applied AI, signal and data processing" within the Fraunhofer funding model and the overall Fraunhofer strategy.

You competently represent the field of signal processing for sensor technology with a special focus on the application in non-destructive testing in teaching and research.

You have a proven excellent scientific qualification and suitable international visibility in the fields of compressed sensing as well as multidimensional and sensor-related signal processing. In addition, you have several years of experience in applied research and de-velopment in the field of non-destructive testing and monitoring systems.

The professorship is associated with a management position at the Ilmenau site of Fraun-hofer IZFP, so that a suitable fit for networking and cooperation with the IZFP as well as excellent knowledge of the German language are expected. In addition, experience in leadership of research groups and experience in the strategic planning, acquisition and implementation of R&D projects are required in this context.

In addition to professional qualifications, experience and contacts with associations, net-works and industrial companies are desirable.

The professorship at the TU includes mandatory conduct of courses with an extent of 2 semester hours per week. Teaching experience in the above areas is therefore an advantage.

TU Ilmenau and Fraunhofer pursue a family-friendly human resources policy and offer their employees flexible working hours and provide assistance for improving the work-life-balance.

TU Ilmenau and Fraunhofer are striving to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore explicitly encourage qualified female scientists to apply.

Applicants with a degree of disability of at least 50 or equivalent have priority in the appointment if they have the same professional qualifications and suitability.

The university and Fraunhofer value and promote the diversity of their employees' skills and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion, world view, disability, sexual orientation and identity.

Please submit applications with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, references, certificates, list of publications, proof of teaching experience, a summary of the projects worked on as well as a research and teaching concept) by 02.07.2023 through our online application portal.

The university stands in the fields of technology, mathematics and natural sciences, business and media for teaching and research at the highest level. She attaches particular importance to innovative teaching and interdisciplinarity. She identifies with Humboldt's ideals and pursues the vision of a cosmopolitan campus family.

Technische Universität Ilmenau is holder of the „TOTAL E-Quality“ distinction and emphasizes gender equality.

Severely disabled applicants with essentially identical professional suitability will be preferentially selected.

Technische Universität Ilmenau offers flexible working time models.


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