Professor in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Technical University of Munich School of Engineering and Design

Professor in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of Professor in » Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing« to begin as soon as possible. The position is a tenured W3 Associate or Full Professor position.

Scientific Environment
The professorship will be assigned to the Department of Aerospace and Geodesy of the TUM School of Engineering and Design.

The responsibilities include research and teaching as well as the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert, who is able to cover the entire area of “Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing” in teaching. In research, scientific expertise is expected in the fields like computer vision, Laserscanning (ALS, MLS), point cloud analysis, object reconstruction and classification, deep learning, monitoring of the build environment or close range photogrammetry. Teaching responsibilities include courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs.
We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated excellent achievements in research and teaching in an internationally recognized scientific environment, relative to the relevant career level (please see for further information). A university degree and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, as well as pedagogical aptitude, are prerequisites. Substantial research experience abroad is expected.

Our Offer
Based on the best international standards and transparent performance criteria, TUM offers a merit-based academic career path for tenure track faculty from Assistant Professor through a permanent position as Associate Professor, and on to Full Professor. The regulations of the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System apply.
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater Munich Area. The TUM environment is multicultural, with English serving as a common interface for scientific interaction.
TUM offers attractive and performance-based salary conditions and social benefits.
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors. The MDCO assists the relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying family members.
Your Application
TUM is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages applications from women. The position is suitable for disabled persons. Disabled candidates with essentially the same qualifications and scientific performance as other candidates will be given preference. Application documents should be submitted in accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors. These guidelines and detailed information about the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System are available at Here you will also find TUM’s information on collecting and processing personal data as part of the application process. Please send your application no later than January 31, 2022 to the Dean of Engineering and Design, Prof. Christoph Gehlen.
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