PhD or Post-Doc Position (Part-time 50%) in Sustainable Construction

Technische Universität München
March 15, 2023
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PhD or Post-Doc Position (Part-time 50%) in Sustainable Construction

22.02.2023, Wissenschaftliches Personal

The Professorship of Architecture and Construction at TUM School of Engineering and Design is looking for a PhD or Post-Doc Position, (Part-time 50%) in Sustainable Construction, starting as soon as possible.

A funded 50% PhD position is available immediately or by agreement, at the Professorship of Architecture and Construction at TU Munich. Part of the CoConstruct Innovation Network for research in the field of sustainable construction and integrated design, the PhD researcher will join an interdisciplinary team exploring concepts that improve resource efficiency, longevity, and construction processes with human-machine collaborations. More specifically, the research contribution of the Professorship of Architecture and Construction will focus on innovative designs with and for re-use, investigating hybrid constructions, circularity, and designing for disassembly.

The funded position will be part of a cohort at the International Graduate School of Science and Engineering (IGSSE) at TU Munich and funded for 4 years. The PhD or Post-doc researcher will join a prestigious group of scientists and engineers at the forefront of research on the built environment, getting exposure to cutting edge technology and resources at TUM and its partner institutions.

Candidates should have at least a master's degree or equivalent in Architecture and be motivated to work independently and in collaboration with others. Candidates should be fluent in written and spoken English and be ready to show evidence of previous research and written work. Knowledge of German will be of advantage but not required.

The Professorship of Architecture and Construction, led by Prof. Jeannette Kuo, is a dynamic and international team of research and teaching associates. The activities of the professorship focus on integrated design merging architecture, structures, and climate to address contemporary challenges in our built environment. We collaborate with various professorships in TUM and beyond to rethink design practice and constructive logics while foregrounding architectural space. The professorship is located in the central Munich campus amidst the many museums and cultural institutions of the city.

TUM is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The employment takes place with the appropriate remuneration according to the collective agreement for the German civil service (TV-L E13).

Interested candidates should send a CV, motivation letter, samples of original written work, and portfolio of design works to [email protected] Application deadline: 15.03.2023

Do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Romy Karbjinski for any questions you may have ([email protected]).

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