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The content of the offered studies is based on this excellent research. The more than 27,000 students in the 55 studies offered benefit from this.
As a driver of innovation, TU Wien strengthens the business location, enables cooperation and contributes to the prosperity of society.
At the Institute of Interdisciplinary Construction Process Management of the Faculty of Civil Engineering at TU Wien, the position of a University Professor for the specialist field of Industrial Building in form of a part time position (20 hour per week) is to be filled as of 1 st October 2022 for the period of five years.
This is a professorship regulated by 99 para. 1 of the 2002 Universities Act (UG).
The position as professor for Industrial Building has been allocated in the development plan of the Faculty of Civil Engineering to the following Areas of Research : Energy and Environment, Additional Fields of Research.
With the implementation of Industry 4.0, industrial building in the 21st century is facing a disruptive paradigm shift that requires a completely new interplay between construction and technology.
This requires in particular a merging of physical and virtual worlds in construction and production, the integration of industrial architecture into multifunctional urban structures, the energetic interconnection between production and building as well as with the structural environment and application development in the use of new building materials and processes.
The professorship is intended to secure the faculty's unique position in industrial construction in the German-speaking university area.
Requirements include experience and profound knowledge in holistic planning and execution of complex industrial building projects, corporate project development, project organization, project management under consideration of human, ecological, economical and sociological aspects and their effects on the planning processes.
Knowledge of project financing, real estate and construction management (corporate real estate management) ideally rounds out the profile.
It is expected that the cooperative research between university and industry with a focus on the topic area of digital planning for Industry 4.
0. will be continued and the synergy effects at the research unit will be further expanded, all the more so as the professorship is integrated into an interdisciplinary institute environment that is unique in the German-speaking area.
In addition to research, the duties of a university professor at TU Wien also include teaching in Bachelor, Master and PhD programs.
Special emphasis is placed on didactic skills to stimulate creative work, to train interdisciplinary thinking and to impart competence in the coordination of different planning areas.
Your profile :
and / or proven practical experience in the fields of the professorship
g. by extended relevant stays abroad or through cooperation with foreign universities and research institutions
English proficiency at level B2 is required
We offer :
TU Wien is committed to increasing the proportion of women in particular in leadership positions. Female applicants are explicitly encouraged to apply.
Preference will be given to women when equally qualified, unless reasons specific to a male applicant tilt the balance in his favour.
People with special needs are equally encouraged to apply. In case of any questions, please contact the confidant for disabled persons at the university, Mr. Gerhard Neustätter.
Classification in the A1 category of the collective bargaining agreement for employees of universities and a full-time minimum salary of EUR 74.
503,80 gross annual is provided for. In addition, a company pension scheme (pension fund and employee benefit fund) will be set up, so that personnel benefits will increase by a total of 11.
53%. A higher salary depending on qualifications and experience is categorically a subject of appointment negotiations.
General information can be found at the following links :
Applications in English must include at least the following documents :
a list of patents, editorial and expert work, organized conferences and prices etc.
We look forward to your complete application documents by 27th May 2021.