Assistant Professor - Engineering Education

School/Institution:University of Southern Denmark, Denmark, Odense

Discipline: Engineering Education

Employment Type:Full-time


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Assistant/Associate Professor in Facade Design and Engineering

The Section for Civil and Architectural Engineering (CAE) at the Department of Technology and Innovation, Faculty of Engineering of the University of Southern Denmark invites candidates to apply for a position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in the area of Facade Design and Engineering.

Job Description

Assistant/Associate Professor in Facade Design and Engineering is expected to:

  • Contribute to education and research in one or more of the following knowledge fields: Industry 4.0 Technologies for facades including but not limited to: Generative Design, Automation, Big Data, Additive Manufacturing, VR/AR/MR, Autonomous Facades, and Smart Buildings
  • Lead fundraising activities at the national and European level
  • Coordinate interdisciplinary research and education projects in collaboration with industry partners aiming for a high international impact.
  • Dissemination of research results through high-quality scientific publications, including journal papers, books, international conference proceedings, industry reports and guidelines
  • Administrative duties, including academic assessment work on all levels

The position involves participation in teaching activities, including teaching Facade Design and Engineering related courses and supervising student projects in the BSc, MSc and Diploma Engineering in Civil Engineering programmes.


  • A PhD degree in Architecture or Architectural Engineering (or related areas)
  • Team-working skills in addition to self-motivation, leadership, and the ability to work independently
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • The successful candidate should preferably have experience in research collaboration and dissemination in international scientific journals and conferences, as well as teaching experience and supervision of students, particularly in knowledge fields.

Assessment Process

A panel will assess the qualification of the candidates for the described position, based on the submitted documents, which will include:

  • Statement of Motivation
  • Curriculum Vitae, with relevant diplomas and certificates
  • List of publications
  • A selection of published and unpublished research works

Contact Information

For further information about this position and the Section for Civil and Architectural Engineering (CAE), you are welcome to contact the Head of Section, Thomas Asmus Pedersen email.:

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