Technische University Berlin Faculty V - Mechanical Engineering and Transport Systems - invites applications for the position of a
University Professor - salary grade W3
for the field of "Flight Mechanics and Flight Control"
The position requires research and teaching in the area of Flight Mechanics and Flight ControL Expertise of applicants should include but are not limited to:
Flight Mechanics (flight performance, flight dynamics and flight characteristics} of unmanned and manned, aeroelastic aireal vehicles in turbulent atmosphere; flight simulation. development of pilot models; experimental flight measuring techniques.
Flight Control of unmanned and manned, aeroelastic air vehicles; development of safety critical flight control systems; man-machine interface in cockpits.
Teaching will be required in the existing Bachelor and Master courses, predominantly in the German language.
Successful applicants must fulfil the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance with § 100 BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act), including a university degree and working experience in the field of aeronautics, qualified achievements in research (doctorate in the field of aeronautics), post-doctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) or equivalent qualification and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be proven by teaching experience and visualized in a teaching portfolio (for more information see TUB Website, quick access no. 144242). The area of research should allow co-operations with the current professorships at the Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics as well as participation in current and future collaborative research activities with national and international reputation.
Applicants must have teaching experience at university level. lt is further expected that the applicant holds a strong level of practical experience in aeronautics, preferable with leadership experience and proven work experience in the fields of flight mechanics and flight control of aeroelastic aireal vehicles and flight simulators. Pedagogic and educational capabilities need to be presented.
How to apply:
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 its Dual Career Service offers assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin.
Please send your application until 09/03/2017, quoting the job reference number and including the appropriate documentation, to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident - , Dekan der Fakultät V, Sekr. H11, Straße des 17. Juni 135,10623 Berlin.
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.