Endowed Professorship for "Smart Sustainable Timber Construction" (m/f/d)

WorkplaceSpittal, Kärnten, Austria

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The Department of "Civil Engineering & Architecture", degree program "Civil Engineering", is advertising the vacant   position of an   Endowed Professorship fo r   "Smart Sustainable Timber Construction" (m/f/ d)   Your Tasks   The vacant  position of  an  endowed  professorship  in "Smart Sustainable  Timber  Construction"  is funded for  the  period   of 5 years. It entails establishing a timber research center that acts as a competence center for intelligent and sustainable   timber construction  in Austria  and  beyond and conducts  high-quality  research  in  the  applied  field.  Your  responsibilities  

will include:  

Developing and establishing a  timber research  center in the  field of smart  and sustainable timber  construction  

with the following focus areas:  

Structural timber construction and wood joining technology   Sensor technology   Sustainability strategies in timber construction   Managing the research center and developing scientific staff   Initiating as well as implementing research projects and collaborating with ongoing research activities   Developing and teaching courses in English   Taking on organizational and administrative activities (part of academic self-administration)   Participating in the profiling and further development of the degree programs/further education programs   Representing the university in regional and international partnerships and in cooperation with public ad ministra-   tion, business, and the scientific community   Your Profile   Relevant university degree in the field of civil engine ering   PhD in a relevant subject area   Proof of publications and conference contributions   Teaching experience and didactic competence at university level, also in a digital environment (online teaching)   Experience in initiating, managing, and implementing externally funded projects   Several years of relevant professional experience and a strong affinity for research and knowledge transfer   Strong self-management skills  as well  as  a high  level of  commitment,  ability to  work in  a  team, and  willingness   to collaborate across disciplines   Language skills in English (min. level C1, w/s)  

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Europastraße 4, 9524 Villach  

+43 (0)5 / 90500-0

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JOBS FH KÄR NTEN   Our Offe r   Carinthia University of  Applied Sciences  (CUAS) appreciates the  motivation and great commitment of its  employees   and offers  family-friendly conditions.  We provide  support  with  a  diverse continuing education program  and  promote   individual measures.  

We offer an attractive working environment, crisis-proof employment, and allow flexible working hours. The pr omotion   of health, a  diverse  ran ge  of sports , collegial  interaction  and  the  continuous improvement of environmental  perfor-   mance ( EMAS certified ) and sustainability are of particular importance at our university. We also offer a partnership with   CorpLife, so you have access to CorpLife Benefits purchasing discounts.  

Scope of employment: full-time (40 hours per week)  

Limited term: limited to a period of fiv e years  

Start: immediately, August 2024 if possible  

Place of employment: Campus Villach, Europastrasse 4, 9524 Villach  

Salary :   We  are legally  obliged  to state the minimum  salary which is EUR  5,100.00  gross per month  for  the  aforemen-   tioned position (minimum salary for full-time employment, 14 salaries). There is a strong willingness to overpay depend-   ing on qualifications and professional experience.  

Application deadline:   30 t h May,  2024  


Please note that the interviews will be held at the campus Villach. Applicants with the appropriate qualifications   will be invited directly after the application deadline.  

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Required documents:  

Letter of motivation (stating the specialist areas with expertise and professional experience, also partial compe-   tencies and interests)   Curriculum vitae incl. photo  

Proof of practical experience/work certificates and references  

Graduation Certificate and Transcript of Records  

List of publications and projects  

List of previous research activities  

List of publications and projects  

Please note: We regret that we cannot reimburse any travel costs or expenses incurred in connection with participation   in the selection procedure .  

We look forward to receiving your detailed application.  

FH KÄRNTEN - gemeinnützige Gesellschaft mbH  

Europastraße 4, 9524 Villach  

43 (0)5 / 90500-0

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