Uni­ver­sity Pro­fess­or­ship in Archi­tec­ture and Struc­tural Design

Technical University Berlin Insti­tute of Archi­tec­ture

Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­sität Ber­lin - Fac­ulty VI

Tech­nis­che Uni­ver­si­tät Ber­lin, Fac­ulty VI Plan­ning Build­ing Envir­on­ment, Insti­tute of Archi­tec­ture, offers an open pos­i­tion of a

Uni­ver­sity Pro­fess­or­ship – salary grade W3

in “Archi­tec­ture and Struc­tural Design”.

Work­ing field:

The pro­fess­or­ship for Archi­tec­ture and Struc­tural Design is respons­ible for teach­ing basic struc­tural design and dimen­sion­ing and, in coo­per­a­tion with the aca­demic chairs in the area of design, is a stand­ard bea­rer for the pro­ject-ori­ented teach­ing con­cept of the Insti­tute of Archi­tec­ture (Ber­lin Model, Design-Build). In the field of rese­arch, the Chair of Archi­tec­ture and Struc­tural Design will pro­to­type new struc­tural solu­tions for an archi­tec­ture that is increas­ingly gea­red towards adapt­ab­il­ity, sus­tain­ab­il­ity and digit­iz­a­tion (Indus­try 4.0). The pro­fess­or­ship will deve­lop reg­u­lar con­tact to other fields of know­ledge, soci­ety and indus­try.
Suc­cess­ful app­lic­ants are expec­ted to con­trib­ute act­ively to the devel­op­ment of the key rese­arch areas of TU Ber­lin and to par­ti­cip­ate in the fac­ulty’s teach­ing cur­ricu­lum.


We are look­ing for a uni­ver­sity-trai­ned civil engin­eer with a high level of affin­ity to archi­tec­ture, or ano­t­her uni­ver­sity-qual­i­fied per­son with a high level of affin­ity to archi­tec­ture, who is act­ively work­ing in civil engin­eer­ing. Suc­cess­ful app­lic­ants are expec­ted to pos­sess rel­ev­ant sci­ent­i­fic achieve­ments in the field of struc­tural engin­eer­ing / struc­tural design and have worked on out­stand­ing pro­jects in this field. A capa­city for inter­dis­cip­lin­ary team­work and a will­ing­ness to par­ti­cip­ate in aca­demic self-gov­ern­ment is expec­ted.

App­lic­ants must qual­ify for appoint­ment in accord­ance with the require­ments of Sec­tion 100 of the Ber­lin Hig­her Edu­ca­tion Act (Ber­lHG). These ent­ail a teach­ing port­fo­lio (you can obtain more detailed inform­a­tion con­cern­ing this on the TUB home­page, quick access 144242).

App­lic­ants must be able to con­duct teach­ing in Ger­man and Eng­lish. The requis­ite lan­guage skills were determ­ined by the Aca­demic Sen­ate in its decision on lan­guage policy of 16.5.2018 (TUB web­site quick access 210868). Suc­cess­ful app­lic­ants are able to respons­ibly dir­ect a chair/depart­ment, sup­port junior schol­ars and deal effect­ively with issues relat­ing to gen­der and diver­sity.

How to ap­ply:

Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin is seek­ing to increase the pro­por­tion of women in research and teach­ing and act­ively encour­ages applic­a­tions from suit­ably qual­i­fied female can­did­ates. Pref­er­ence will be given to applic­ants with severe dis­ab­il­it­ies ful­filling the require­ments of the pos­i­tion. TU Ber­lin val­ues the diversity of its mem­bers and is com­mit­ted to equal­ity of oppor­tun­ity.

We are a cer­ti­fied fam­ily-friendly uni­versity and our Dual Career Ser­vice can assist you and your fam­ily with your move to Ber­lin.

Please sub­mit your applic­a­tion in Ger­man or Eng­lish quot­ing the ref­er­ence num­ber VI-726/20 by Feb­ru­ary 26, 2021 include all requis­ite doc­u­ments (cur­riculum vitae, cer­ti­fic­ates, research and teach­ing concept, teach­ing port­fo­lio, pro­ject port­fo­lio, list of pub­lic­a­tions and a list of your five most import­ant pub­lic­a­tions) sub­mit­ted as a PDF file only by email to bewerbungen@fak6.tu-berlin.de. Elec­tronic doc­u­ments sub­mit­ted using cloud ser­vices such as WE-Trans­fer or Drop­box can­not be accep­ted.

By sub­mit­ting your applic­a­tion via email you con­sent to hav­ing your data elec­tron­ic­ally pro­cessed and saved. Please note that we do not provide a guar­anty for the pro­tec­tion of your per­sonal data when sub­mit­ted as unpro­tec­ted file. Please find our data pro­tec­tion notice acc. DSGVO (Gen­eral Data Pro­tec­tion Reg­u­la­tion) at the TU staff depart­ment homepage: https://www.abt2-t.tu-berlin.de/menue/themen_a_z/datenschutzerklaerung/ or quick access 214041.

Tech­nis­che Uni­versität Ber­lin - Der Präsid­ent - Dekanin der Fak­ultät VI, Prof. Dr. Well­ner, Sekr. A1, Straße des 17. Juni 152, 10623 Ber­lin
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ID: 88979

Num. of em­ploy­ees:
ca. 8300
  • Charlottenburg, Berlin (Berlin, Germany)
  • gradu­ate pos­i­tion
  • professorship
Cat­egory (TU Ber­lin):
  • Pro­fessor
Start­ing date (earli­est):
Salary grade W3
  • research
  • teach­ing
Field of stud­ies:
  • archi­tec­ture
  • civil en­in­eer­ing
Level of edu­c­a­tion:
Fulfillment of the appointment requirements pursuant to Section 100 of the Berlin Higher Education Act
Lan­guage skills:
  • German (excellent knowledge of language)
  • English (excellent knowledge of language)

Make an Ap­plic­a­tion

Clos­ing date:
Re­ference num­ber:
By mail:
Technische Universität Berlin
- Der Präsident -
Dekanin der Fakultät VI, Prof. Dr. Wellner, Sekr. A1, Straße des 17. Juni 152, 10623 Berlin
By e-mail:
Applic­a­tion papers:
curriculum vitae, certificates, research and teaching concept, teaching portfolio, project portfolio, list of publications and a list of your five most important publications