Technische Universität Berlin, Faculty II – Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Institute of Optics and Atomic Physics,
and the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt – DLR) invite applications in a Cooperation
Leave Model (Jülicher Modell) for a joint
The appointment for the professorship is part of the cooperation of the Einstein Center Digital Future partners.
|II-439/16 (starting at the earliest possible / for a period of 3 years; an extension of 3 more years is
possible after successful evaluation / closing date for applications 13/10/16)
|The successful candidate will be the leader of an independent research group at the DLR's Berlin Institute
for Optical Sensor Systems.
Technische Universität Berlin and the DLR Institute of Optical Sensor Systems co-operate in research and development
in the field of security research. Within the framework of this co-operation both partners want to strengthen the teaching
and research in the field of IT-security research and security of cyber-physical systems. The focus will be put on
researching the physical foundations of IT security through optical methods.
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, 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).
Applicants should have adequate expertise and experience in at least one of the following research areas:
- Light-matter interaction in integrated circuits
- Security of integrated circuits: photonic side channel attacks
- Quantum computing based on doped semi-conductors
- Secure communications based on THz Radiation
Applicants should have shown academic expertise in one of the above-mentioned fields of research. In addition, the area
of research expertise should allow co-operations with adjoining research groups; successful candidates should be able to
manage large research groups and organize complex scientific projects. Experience in the acquisition of third-party funding from industry and public funding organizations is advantageous.
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 to Technische
Universität Berlin - Der Präsident -, Fakultät II, Institut für Optik und Atomare Physik, Sekr. ER 1-1, Hardenbergstr.
36A, 10623 Berlin
. Please note that applications via email cannot be considered.
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