Professorship (W3) in "Adaptive Design of Educational Technologies"
Technical University of Munich (TUM) / Technische Universität München (TUM)
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the
» Adaptive Design of Educational Technologies «
as W3 Associate or Full Professor; to begin as soon as possible.
The professorship will be assigned to the TUM School of Education, with
additional affiliation to the TUM Department of Informatics as well as to
the TUM EdTech Center and TUM DigiLLab. TUM EdTech Center and
TUM DigiLLab offer shared services and core facilities.
The responsibilities include research and teaching as well as the
promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert in the
research area of adaptive design of educational technologies, involving
aspects of human cognition, visual learning and/or applied machine
learning. Teaching responsibilities include courses in the university’s
bachelor’s and master’s programs. The successful candidate is expected
to contribute to a research center for digital learning with educational
technologies at the TUM School of Education, to establish TUM’s EdTech
Center and to contribute to TUM’s DigiLLab.
We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated excellent
achievements in research and teaching in an internationally recognized
scientific environment, relative to the relevant career level (please see www.tum.de/en/faculty-recruiting-faq/ for further information).
A university degree and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent
scientific qualification, as well as pedagogical aptitude, are prerequisites.
Substantial research experience abroad is expected.
We expect full commitment to do interdisciplinary research and to focus
on educational technologies. The proven ability to gain and to lead
cooperative research projects, and to attract third-party funding (DFG, EU,
AiF) is a prerequisite.
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community,
embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater Munich
Area. The TUM environment is multicultural, with English serving as a
common interface for scientific interaction
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career
consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors. The MDCO
assists the relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and
accompanying family members.
TUM is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages
applications from women. The position is suitable for disabled persons.
Disabled candidates with essentially the same qualifications and scientific
performance as other candidates will be given preference. Application
documents should be submitted in accordance with TUM’s application
guidelines for professors. These guidelines and detailed information about
the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System are available at www.tum.de/faculty-recruiting. Here you will also find TUM’s information on collecting and processing personal data as part of the application process.
Please send your application no later than March 31, 2021 to the Vice
Dean for Research of the TUM School of Education, Prof. Tina Seidel.
Email address for applications:email@example.com.