[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Open Professorship - Robotic Interactive Perception
University Professorship - salary grade W2
for the field of "Robotic Interactive Perception"
at Technische Universität Berlin
Application deadline: June 8, 2018
Conducting research and teaching in the area of "Robotic Interactive Perception". The scientific activities of the candidate should be focused on developing methods and algorithm for processing and interpreting a high-dimensional, multi-modal data stream to enable an artificial, autonomous system to purposely interact with the environment. A close collaboration with research groups of the School of EE and CS is desirable, for example with the research groups for robotics, computer vision, machine learning, computer graphics, neural information processing, and modelling of cognitive processes. Responsibilities include holding of courses at the Bachelor level in Computer Science as well as at the Masters level in Computer Science and in Computational Neuroscience. The willingness and ability to offer English-language teaching is also a prerequisite. The willingness to participate in multigroup research applications is also a prerequisite.
In case of a positive decision about the cluster of excellence "Science of Intelligence", which was jointly applied for by TU Berlin and HU Berlin, the candidate is expected to contribute to the joint project and there is the option of obtaining tenure after evaluation.
Candidates should fulfill the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance with § 100 BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act). This includes a completed academic education, qualified achievements in research (PhD), postdoctoral lecture qualification (Habilitation) or appointment to a junior professorship or equivalent qualification and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be given proof of by a teaching portfolio (for more information see TUB website, quick access no. 144242). Applicants are requested to include in their application a research and teaching statement. Extensive knowledge and publication record in the area of "Perceptive Interaction & Interactive Perception" is expected. Successful fundraising experience is desired.
Good English language skills are desired.
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. The TU Berlin values the diversity of its members and is committed to the goals of equal opportunities.
Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin. Applications from abroad are explicitly welcome.
Please send your written application until 8 June 2018 with the reference number and the usual documents (CV, educational degree, certificates and/or diplomas, references, works considered relevant for the application, and a research and teaching plan) to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident -, Dekan der Fakultät IV, Prof. Dr. Möller, Sekr. MAR 6-1, Marchstraße 23, 10587 Berlin or by email to [hidden email].