Endowed Professor – Programming in Network-Based Systems at Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd


Company: Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd

Location: Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany
Type: Full-Time
Category: Teaching


We are looking for an individual with very good pedagogical skills to impart technical foundations and methods in the area of network-centered development of digital products and mobile technologies. Using application-oriented teaching methods you will communicate to students all aspects of the developmental design process from conception to the designing of functional prototypes.

You will be expected to provide classes in the fundamentals of network technology and computer science as well as supervising and assisting students the process of outlining specific problem solving in the course of project work.
In addition, you will convey knowledge and skills in interdisciplinary product design, especially in the area of applied computer science (programming, databases, and network technology).

Involvement is also expected in the continual development of the faculty in its disciplinary and interdisciplinary coordination in addition to taking responsibility for the coordination and development of the IoT program and the set up and organization of the program’s laboratory.

The applicant must be prepared to deliver lectures and provide project supervision in all BA and MA programs at the Hochschule für Gestaltung, Schwäbisch Gmünd as well as working in cooperation with the “Internet der Dinge” (IoT) Program at the Aalen University (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft). Furthermore, personal research and participation in university self-administration is expected.

The prerequisites for employment are a completed university degree, excellent performance in this specialty area and pedagogic aptitude with at least 5 years of successful professional experience including at least 3 years outside academia.

How To Apply:

The university strives to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and therefore strongly encourages qualified females to apply. Suitable individuals with disabilities will be favored.

Only a completed and convincing application sent by post will be accepted. Email applications will not be considered.

Applications with the usual documentation and Curriculum Vitae will be accepted until January 15, 2017.

Hochschule für Gestaltung Schwäbisch Gmünd
Rektor-Klaus-Straße 100
73525 Schwäbisch Gmünd