[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Full Professorship "Agricultural Engineering and Robotics" at the University of Bonn, Germany
*** DEADLINE: March 2nd 2018 ***
The University of Bonn invites applications for a Full Professorship (W3) “Agricultural
Engineering and Robotics" to be appointed at the earliest time possible.
The professorship will strengthen the cluster of excellence initiative PhenoRob
(www.phenorob.de), especially the link between the existing competencies in sensing,
perception, and robotics and the application of those techniques in crop science.
The professorship represents the above-mentioned field in research and university-level
teaching. We are seeking an individual who has achieved international recognition in
one of the following fields:
- Autonomous intelligent agricultural machinery
- Innovative technologies for tillage, seeding, crop management and harvesting
- Digital process control
Teaching activities are expected in agricultural engineering, sensors and technology as
well as robotics in the study programs of the Faculty of Agriculture.
Acquisition of extramural funding and the coordination of research networks are expected.
Candidates have to comply with the general prerequisites acc. to § 36 of the university
law (Hochschulgesetz) of the federal state of Northrhine-Westfalia. The University is an
equal opportunities employer. Preference will be given to handicapped people, all other
considerations being equal.
Applications in German or English language accompanied by supporting documentation
(letter of interest, CV, certificates, credentials, list of publications, teaching activities, and
a short statement of research strategies) should be submitted by March 2nd 2018 in
electronic form to the
Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Meckenheimer Allee 174