Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty IV – Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Institute of Telecommunication
Systems invites applications for a
The junior professorship is to be funded in the context of the Einstein Center Digital Future. The professorship is offered
under the reserve that funds are granted.
|IV-444/16 (starting at 01/04/17 / for a period of 3 years; an extension of 3 more years is possible
after successful evaluation / closing date for applications 13/10/16)
|TU Berlin aims to strengthen the research and teaching in the area of "Mobile Cloud Computing". The
focus of research is set on the development of methods and technologies for seamless integration of cloud-based and
network-based infrastructures. The main goal is to replace the existing, centralized, tenant-based cloud systems through
decentralized, tightly integrated network-cloud systems, which can fulfill complex real-time application requirements.
Moreover, an integrated solution should guarantee the preservation of privacy requirements and allow the creation of
novel business models. Finally, innovative research directions such as computational offloading and crowd sourcing
need to be considered and deployed in context of new application areas such as virtual and augmented reality.
The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the curriculum in the study programs provided by the faculty on
computer science and electrical engineering.
Successful applicants must fulfill the requirements for appointment at the professor level in compliance
with § 102a BerlHG (Berlin Higher Education Act), including a completed academic education in computer science, electrical
engineering, mathematics or similar, qualified achievements in research and a particular qualification for academic
work normally attested by the excellent quality of a PhD, and pedagogical didactic qualifications, to be proven by teaching
experience and visualized in a teaching portfolio (for further information see TUB Website, quick as no. 144242).
Profound knowledge and experience are expected in several of the following areas:
- Cloud und Mobile Computing
- Mobile Edge
- Integration of privacy preserving solutions
- Teaching experience
Additionally the applicants need to have profound knowledge in the stated working fields, experience in international
research cooperations (proven by stays abroad or significant participation in international projects).
Technische Universität Berlin strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore
strongly encourages qualified female researchers to apply. Qualified individuals with disabilities will be favored.
Technische Universität Berlin is a certified family-friendly higher education institution, and our Dual Career Service offers
assistance to you and your family when relocating to Berlin.
Please send your written application until 13/10/2016
with the reference number
and the usual documents (including a
list of up to 5 publications and teaching experience, copies of relevant certificates and documents) and a description of
the teaching portfolio to Technische Universität Berlin - Der Präsident -, Dekan der Fakultät IV, Sekr. MAR 6-1, Marchstraße
23, 10587 Berlin or by email to email@example.com
Please send copies only. Original documents will not be returned.
The vacancy is also available on the internet at
Please note that the positions are conditional upon financing from the donors and partners. It is intended to extend a number of the temporary professorships at the end of the funding period. Additional professorships for Berlin will be advertised in the coming months and will be posted at