Ulm University is a young research university with a focus on natural sciences, medicine and technology. Located in an economically strong region, the University with its more than 10,000 students offers a dynamic work environment with attractive networking and development prospects.

The Faculty of Engineering, Computer Science and Psychology, Institute of Media Informatics, is seeking to fill the position, starting as soon as possible, of

Professor (W3) of Media Informatics (m/f/d)

(no management responsibilities)

The University is seeking to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and particularly encourages qualified female scientists to apply for this position.
Severely disabled applicants with equal aptitude will be given preferential consideration.

The successful candidate is highly qualified in one or several fields of Media Informatics (e. g. 3D Object Acquisition, 3D Modeling, Augmented Reality, Computer Graphics, Deep Learning Applications in Media Informatics, Digital Fabrication, Human-Computer Interaction, Information Visualization, Ubiquitous Computing, Virtual Reality, Visual Analytics) and strongly complements the existing teaching and research activities at the Institute of Media Informatics.

The successful candidate will teach Bachelor and Master courses in the Media Informatics, Computer Science, Software Engineering and Cognitive Systems study programs as well as other Computer Science related programs. Teaching languages are German and English. The successful candidate brings strong didactical skills, documented, for example, by excellent teaching evaluations and/or educational training.

A position for an academic assistant (E13 TV-L) is planned for the professorship.

Experience in raising third-party funds and participation in cooperative research projects is assumed. We expect the successful candidate to actively raise third-party funds and to show an adequate involvement in providing academic services.

Employment requirements are completed university studies as well as teaching aptitude, a doctoral degree and further pertinent scientific achievements (§ 47 LHG).

Seize the opportunity and join us in shaping the future of the University!

Your contact for further information:
Prof. Dr. Matthias Tichy, phone +49 731 50-24160

The fowllowing additional information is required as part of the application: complete list of publications, third-party funded projects in past five years, teaching activites specifying type, scope and including evaluation, research and teaching concept.

We look forward to your application via our online application portal

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