TU Braunschweig / QuantumFrontiers
Academic - faculty
The Department of Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Physics is seeking to appoint as soon as possible a W3 University Professor (m/f/d) for “CMOS Design”
The professorship is expected to focus on the design of CMOS devices and circuits. Possible research areas are: development of novel design architectures for hybrid integration, integration of additional functionality on chip for sensing and photonics, device and circuit architectures for highest frequencies; highest integration density; lowest power consumption; best hybrid coupling to other material platforms, in particular to GaN based optoelectronics; efficient collaboration with foundries for the realization of demonstrators; novel circuit designs based on quantum technologies.
The requirements of the position are defined in Section 25 of the Lower Saxony Higher Education Act (Niedersächsisches Hochschulgesetz).
The candidate is expected to take on leadership positions also in an institute with several professorships.
Intensive collaboration within the Excellence Cluster QuantumFrontiers as well as the Nanometrology research center LENA are expected.
The applicant should be internationally renowned in one or more of the above-mentioned fields. We expect commitment for the planned establishment of a larger research cooperation supported by third-party funds, publications in internationally recognized scientific journals as well as very good performance as a lecturer. International research experience will be acknowledged.
In terms of lecturing, the professorship will be part of the bachelor and master programs of the Department of Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, and Physics.
With over 20,000 students and 3,700 staff members, Technische Universität Braunschweig is the largest Institute of Technology in Northern Germany. It stands for a strategic and achievement-oriented way of thinking and acting, relevant research, exceptional teaching and the successful transfer of knowledge and technologies to industry and society. We consistently advocate family friendliness and equal opportunities.
We focus our research on mobility, infections and therapeutics, metrology, and future city. Our core disciplines include a comprehensive engineering branch and a strong natural sciences branch, closely linked with business sciences, social sciences, humanities and educational sciences.
Our campus is located at the heart of one of Europe’s most active research regions. We cooperate closely and successfully with more than 20 research institutions right on our doorstep and maintain strong relationships with our partner universities all over the world.
At TU Braunschweig, we aim to increase the share of women in academic positions and therefore particularly welcome applications from women. Where candidates have equivalent qualifications, preference will be given to female candidates. Applications from international scientists are expressly welcome. A part-time appointment may be possible on request.
Applicants who are 50 years or older at the time the appointment commences and who have not acquired permanent civil servant status (Beamtenverhältnis auf Lebenszeit) will be employed with employee status (Angestelltenverhältnis). Where candidates have the same qualifications, preference will be given to disabled candidates.
Further information can be obtained from the chairman of the appointment commission, Prof. Dr. Andreas Waag, phone: +49 (0) 531 391-3774.
Please submit your written application to the Dean of the Department of Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Physics, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Kurrat, Hans-Sommer-Str. 66, D-38106 Braunschweig to arrive by 2020-March- 15th.