Technical University of Munich (TUM)
invites applications for the position of
Tenure Track Assistant Professor in
» Operations and Supply Chain Management «
Pay scale W2 with tenure track option to W3; to begin in summer semester 2017.
TUM School of Management offers a dynamic scientific setting providing scholars with an exceptional environment to
educate responsible talents and pursue relevant research at the intersection of management, engineering and the
natural and life sciences.
The duties of TUM professors include research, teaching and the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an
expert in the research area of Operations and Supply Chain Management with a research interest in any topic and expertise
in any methodological approach to the field.
Teaching duties include courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs. The TUM School of Management provides the
successful candidate the conditions to develop an independent and vigorous research program.
We are looking for a candidate with an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, who has demonstrated
initial scientific achievements and the capacity for independent research at the highest levels.
International scientific experience during the doctoral or postdoctoral phase is required. The successful candidate shows pedagogical
aptitude, including the ability to teach in English.
Based on best international standards and transparent performance criteria, TUM offers a merit-based academic career option for tenure
track faculty from Assistant Professor through a permanent position as Associate Professor and on to Full Professor.
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater
Munich Area. The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors.
MDCO gives assistance for relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying family members.
TUM is an equal opportunity employer. As such, we explicitly encourage applications from women. Applications from disabled persons
with essentially the same qualifications will be given preference.
Application documents should be presented in accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors. These guidelines and
detailed information about the TUM Appointment and Career System are available on
Please send your application documentation no later than October 15, 2016
to the Dean of TUM School of Management
, Prof. Gunther Friedl,