Full Professor (W3) in Advanced Mining Technologies

RWTH RTWH Aachen University

Zukunft denken - Thinking the Future


Please send a cover letter stating research aims and a CV to:
Dekan der Fakultät der RWTH Aachen, Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Axel Preusse, Intzestrasse 1, 52056 Aachen. You can also send your application via email to dekanat@fb5.rwth-aachen.de. Please note, however, that communication via unencrypted e-mail poses a threat to confidentiality as it is potentially vulnerable to unauthorized access by third parties. The deadline for applications is 19 December 2016. This position is also available as part-time employment per request. RWTH Aachen University is certified as a family-friendly university and offers a dual career program for partner hiring. We particularly welcome and encourage applications from women, disabled people and ethnic minority groups, recognizing they are underrepresented across RWTH Aachen University. The principles of fair and open competition apply and appointments will be made on merit.
Full Professor(W3)

in Advanced Mining Technologies

Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering

We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research in the area of mining technologies. The starting date is 1 April 2017. Recognised expertise in the following areas is particularly welcome:

– New Mining Methods and Intelligent Mining Machinery

– Teleoperated Mining / Full Automation / Robotics in Mining

– Rock Cutting Technologies

– Condition Monitoring

– Information and Communications Technology in Mining

A Ph.D. degree is required; additionally, Habilitation (post-doctoral lecturing qualification), an exemplary record of research achievement as an assistant / an associate / a junior professor or university researcher and/or an outstanding career outside academia are highly desirable. Ability in and commitment to teaching are essential. The application should include supporting documents regarding success in teaching. German is not necessary to begin but will be expected as a teaching language within the first 5 years.

Further profiling of the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering in the context of sustainable raw materials supply in Europe is strongly encouraged. This particularly includes active participation in major EU-funded research projects and contract research for industry.

To apply for this job email your details to dekanat@fb5.rwth-aachen.de