This professorship is funded by the Joint Federal Government-Länder Tenure Track Programme (“Bund-Länder-Programm zur Förderung des wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchses”).
The initial appointment will be for three years, with the possibility of renewal for a further three years after a positive interim evaluation. After positive evaluation in the final year, the candidate is tenured on a professorial level (W3). This appointment is due to commence in the summer term 2021.
WITH TENURE TRACK TO W3
IN THE DOMAIN OF
DIGITAL LOGISTICS TECHNOLOGY
Ref. No. P2007
The School of Management Sciences and Technology seeks applications that establish research and teaching in Digital Logistics
Technology at TUHH. The ideal candidate holds a degree in Engineering and a doctorate in the fields of Logistics or Industrial
Engineering. The professorship requires research experience in Technical Logistics as shown by publications in scientific and
practitioner journals. A strong IT and digitalization background is mandatory. Practical work experience in industry, ideally in
initial management positions, is desirable. The candidate should also have worked with companies and other external partners
in joint transfer and consultancy projects, preferably self-acquired. TUHH is looking for an ambitious scholar with a research and
teaching focus in at least one, preferably several of the following research themes and fields:
The person appointed to the post will teach courses in different degree programs of the School of Management and Technology,
at both undergraduate and graduate level. Experience with teaching and student supervision in the field of Technical
Logistics is required. Collaboration with industry partners requires a good command of both English and German.
The TUHH acknowledges exceptional and innovative teaching achievements and capabilities. Successful applicants will therefore contribute to TUHH’s prominent profile of innovative teaching methods with high quality undergraduate (B.Sc.) and graduate (M.Sc.) courses. The courses are in English and German; for non-German speakers a willingness to learn German is expected.
TUHH is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes and encourages applications from women. It is certified as a family-friendly university and supports dual careers. Applications by disabled persons with equal qualifications will be given preference.
The deadline for applications
is August 06,2020.
Applications can be submitted in
German or English. Please upload your application (including CV, Ref. No. P2007, a list of publications, relevant certificates, overview of research activities and teaching experience).
For questions, please contact
the Vice President Research,
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Timm-Giel,
phone +49 (0)40 42878-3049 and e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The legal framework of the
Federal Republic of Germany
applies (in Hamburg the law is
applied pursuant to Section 15
HmbHG). Applicants over the
age of 50 cannot expect to be
employed as civil servants.