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The Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering ( www.baug.ethz.ch ) and the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering ( www.mavt.ethz.ch ) at ETH Zurich conjointly invite applications for the above-mentioned position.
The successful candidate is expected to develop a strong and visible research programme in the area of control and diagnostics of building systems with a focus on integrated data processing coupling the flow of information on mass and energy transfer with the construction of a building or groups of buildings. Therefore, applicants should be able to bridge research fields of automatic control and diagnostics, construction, and energy efficiency. Candidates need to hold a PhD degree and have an excellent record of accomplishments in engineering or computer science. In addition, commitment to teaching undergraduate level courses (German or English) and graduate level courses (English) and the ability to lead a research group are expected.
Assistant professorships have been established to promote the careers of younger scientists. ETH Zurich implements a tenure track system equivalent to other international top universities.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of future research and teaching interests, and three of your most important achievements*. The letter of application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella. The closing date for applications is 15 October 2016. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and is further responsive to the needs of dual career couples. We specifically encourage women to apply.
* ETH Zurich not only supports the quantitative measurement of your achievements but also the qualitative assessment of academic accomplishments. This is why you are kindly asked to submit a short description of your three most important achievements (maximum a half page each). Besides research findings, these could also be extraordinary achievements in teaching and its further development, services in the benefit of the academic community or society, software development, patents, knowledge transfer and its practical application, spin-off companies or similar.