University Professor for the specialist field of Numerical Fluid Mechanics
TU Wien
Vienna, Austria  
vor 2 Tg.
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TU Wien is Austria's largest research and educational institution in the fields of technology and natural sciences. More than 4,000 scientists in eight faculties conduct research on "Technology for People" in five main research areas.

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 Faculty of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering of the TU Wien a professorship is offered regulated by 98 of the 2002 Universities Act (UG) with an indefinite-term employment (full-time) from January 2022 .

This is a professorship regulated by 98 of the 2002 Universities Act (UG).

The position as professor for Numerical Fluid Mechanics has been allocated in TU Wien’s development plan to the following TU Focal Area of Research : Computational Science and Engineering.

The professorship is intended to strengthen and further develop the interdisciplinary field of numerical methods for modelling complex flow situations such as "fluid-solid interactions", "multiphase flow", "phase transition", "mass transport and mass transformation (chemical reactions)", as well as "optimization, model reduction, machine learning or uncertainty quantification".

  • The Faculty of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering has the following research foci : "Energy, Mobility and Environment";
  • Materials, Production and Management"; "Human Centred Design, Health and Medicine" and "Digital Engineering Innovation".

    With the appointment of this professorship, at the Institute of Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, the interdisciplinary research topics within the faculty will be strengthened.

    The cooperation with national and international industrial partners and research centres is a particularly important point here.

    In addition to research, the tasks of a university professor at the TU Wien include teaching (in German and English) in Bachelor's, Master's and PhD studies as well as collaboration in the management of the institute and the faculty.

    Teaching responsibilities include mandatory courses in the fundamentals of numerical methods and in the subject area to be covered.

    The applicant is expected to further develop the content and didactics of teaching as an integral part of the faculty.

    Your profile :

  • Completed doctoral or PhD studies in the field of numerical fluid mechanics from a domestic or equivalent foreign university or research institution
  • The qualification for teaching at university level (venia docendi) acquired at a domestic or equivalent foreign university or an academic qualification recognisable as being equivalent to the venia docendi
  • High scientific reputation , proven by publications in internationally prestigious scientific journals, patents, scientific lectures, editorial and expert work, organization of conferences, awards etc.
  • Relevant joint research experiencewith national and international reputation as well as the ability to form networks, proven e.
  • g. by extended relevant stays abroad or through cooperation with foreign universities and research institutions

  • Experience in the acquisition, execution and management of research projects
  • The ability and willingness to manage a research division or a research group
  • Pedagogic and didactic suitability for academic teaching in German and / or English. The teaching in the Bachelor s program should be in German
  • Experience in the supervision of scientific work of students
  • Ideally, the prospective position holder has social and gender competence or experience in the promotion of young researchers and the advancement of female students / colleagues / employees
  • It is expected that the future holder of the position will shift his / her centre of life to Vienna ( on-site presence )
  • German language skills (Language Level C1 according to the European Reference Framework GeR) for teaching in the Bachelor s program as well as for working in the management of the institute, the faculty and in university committees
  • Industry experience, experience with industry projects and the acquisition of third-party funds
  • Interdisciplinary thinking and willingness to cooperate with the application-oriented research institutes of TU Vienna
  • We offer :

  • Excellent working conditions in an attractive research environment
  • Attractive salary, a company pension scheme additional to the national social insurance, other additional benefits (see also : )
  • Financial support of research activities in the first years (equipment endowment, etc.)
  • Support in moving to Vienna (if required)
  • Dual career advice (if required) : We offer partners of the university professors appointed to TU Wien various support opportunities tailored to their individual situation
  • A cooperative environment in a city with an extraordinary high quality of life
  • 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 (gerhard.neustaetter

    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 :

  • TU Wien
  • Faculty for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • Institute for Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer
  • Applications should be in English and must include at least the following documents :

  • A detailed curriculum vitae (complete with professional and academic background)
  • A short motivation letter
  • A presentation of previous academic activities including a list of publications, a survey of research and development projects carried out and of funding / grants raised (volume, duration, funding body etc.
  • a list of patents, editorial and expert work, organized conferences and prices etc.

  • Copies of five of the most important publications
  • A list of lecturing and teaching activities evidenced by a list of the university courses held so far including also a list of supervised scientific works of students (such as bachelor, master theses as well as doctoral theses) and a list of invited lectures
  • A research and teaching concept with considerations on the future positioning and further development of the field
  • Relevant certificates and official letters should be uploaded under the category : +add more documents
  • We look forward to your complete application documents by 29.04.2021.

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