Professorship (W3) in the field of
Digital and Autonomous Construction (Ref. No. P-19-05)

Digitalization is creating new opportunities and tasks in construction. For this reason, as part of its current growth concept, TUHH has established a professorship in the field of building planning, construction and operation using digital methods. We are seeking an individual who will commit to establishing research and teaching in this area, as well as the automation of construction processes, at TUHH. The professorship requires in-depth knowledge and experience in the area of digitalization of construction to ensure collaborative research on digitalization with computer science institutes and other institutions that are currently being established at TUHH. Individuals with a background in academia or construction with in-depth knowledge of construction informatics are invited to apply. The applicant should be an expert in at least one of the following areas:

•Building information modelling (BIM) including program interfaces and data management (Big Data/BIM),
• Process optimization with digital methods,
• From automation to the autonomous construction site.

The professorship at the School of Civil Engineering will involve teaching construction informatics to students studying civil engineering and environmental engineering. The position is to be filled as soon as possible.

For questions, please contact the Head of Administration, Mr. Klaus J. Scheunert, phone 00 49 (0)40 42878-3002 and e-mail, or Dr. Johannes Harpenau, Head of Research Coordination, phone 00 49 (0)40 42878-3574 and e-mail

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.

TUHH expressly recognizes qualifications and accomplishments in academic teaching.

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.

The deadline for applications is August 30, 2019, please upload your application.

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