Professorship / Associate Professorship in Artificial Intelligence
German University in Cairo (GUC) / German International University (GIU)
The German International University (GIU) and the
German University in Cairo (GUC) cooperate in order to expand their campus in Berlin-Tegel as a hub for
education and research cooperation with German and international partners in
science and industry and to develop innovative courses of study and research that
complement the activities of GUC. The language of instruction is English.
Located in the heart of the German capital, the state-recognized German
International University (GIU) opens its doors to attracting global talents and
opportunities. The main aim of the engineering disciplines is to embrace promising
ideas and turn them into tangible solutions that would benefit the society and
The Faculty of Media Engineering and Technology invites applications for the
following positions effective September 2021 (or later). Appointments are possible
also for 50% of the working time.
Professor / Associate Professor in Artificial Intelligence
The successful candidate will engage in teaching, research, supervision and
administrative duties. She/he will establish and lead a research group in the area of
Artificial Intelligence and Data Science and actively promote graduate and
undergraduate research. The appointed professor is expected to play a leading role
in establishing the research group and attract third-party funded projects in any
chosen areas of interest in Artificial Intelligence. The professor should actively
promote research at the GIU Berlin as well as contribute to selected teaching and
supervision on GUC Cairo campus to foster teaching and research collaboration.
The appointed professor should also support the teaching activities by developing
and taking responsibility of courses such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning,
Data Science, Data Engineering, Natural Language Processing, etc. The professor
will contribute to selected teaching and supervision also on GUC Cairo campus to
foster teaching and research collaboration. The appointed professors will have the
flexibility to develop the curricula to their own research interests.
Candidates should have solid experiences in at least two of the following fields:
Deep learning, Bayesian methods
Intelligent robot control and/or perception
Interactive learning systems
Knowledge representation and reasoning
PhD degree in Informatics, Electrical Engineering, or Electrical and Computer
Background in AI and Data Science related topics such learning, learning by
reinforcement, machine learning, neural networks
Excellent scientific achievements, documented by internationally recognized
Track record of collaborative research, ability to attract research funding, and
Excellent teaching ability at both the undergraduate and graduate levels
High capacity to develop pedagogical innovations and to manage a study
Excellent communication skills (oral, written, presentation)
Proficiency in English (oral and written)
Interested applicants are invited to submit their curriculum vitae including
employment history, a statement outlining research and teaching interests, list of
publications and projects undertaken and names of at least three referees.
Applications are to be submitted to email@example.com. Please include the job tile in
the email subject line.
Applications will be reviewed until position is filled. For best
consideration, submit applications by 08th of May 2021.