Professor in Aerospace Structure Design
Technical University of Munich

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of

Professor in » Aerospace Structure Design «

W2 Tenure Track Assistant Professor (with tenure track to W3) or W3 Associate/Full Professor; to begin as soon
as possible.

Scientific environment

The professorship will be assigned to the TUM Department of Aerospace and Geodesy and the future TUM School
of Engineering and Design.


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 Aerospace Structure Design with a focus on Aerospace Structure Design
Optimization and Functional Integrated Structures. Teaching responsibilities include courses in the university's
bachelor and master programs.


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 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.

Our Offer

Based on the best international standards and transparent performance criteria, TUM offers a merit-based
academic career path for tenure track faculty from Assistant Professor through a permanent position as Associate
Professor, and on to Full Professor. The regulations of the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System apply.
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. TUM offers attractive and performance-based salary conditions and social benefits.

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.

Your Application

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 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 July 7th, 2021

to the Dean of Aerospace and Geodesy, Prof. Mirko
Hornung. Email address for applications:

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