The Institute of Computer Science, nested in the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, is seeking to fill a
W3 Professorship in Computer Security
at the earliest possible date. The successful candidate should demonstrate qualifications in the fields of computer and communication security.
The successful candidate should have successfully collaborated within previous research and teaching networks. In addition to the work on subjects offered by Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, interdisciplinary cooperation with colleagues from other faculties is also desirable. Candidates will be expected to have done outstanding research in computer security, demonstrate a strong commitment to excellent teaching and have a successful track record in the acquisition of third-party funded projects.
The teaching assignment covers core computer science courses for the B.Sc./M.Sc. degree programmes in "Applied Computer Science“, the PhD degree programme in computer science and the international M.Sc./PhD degree programme in Internet Technology & Information Systems. The successful candidate will be expected to work in close collaboration with the Göttingen eResearch Alliance and the GWDG, i.e., the Computing Centre for Göttingen University and the Computing and IT Competence Centre for the Max Planck Society.
All hiring requirements for professorial appointments are governed by Section 25 of the Higher Education Act of Lower Saxony (NHG) in its currently amended version. As a Public Law Foundation, Göttingen University holds the right of appointment. Further details will be provided upon request.
We explicitly welcome applications from foreign scholars and researchers. Göttingen University strives to increase its proportion of female staff in fields where women are underrepresented and emphatically encourages qualified women to apply. Moreover, the University sees itself as family-friendly and promotes the compatibility of scholarly pursuits, profession and family. The mission of the University is to employ a greater number of severely disabled persons. Applications from severely disabled persons with equivalent qualifications will be given preference.
For further information, please contact Professor Stefan Waack, Institute of Computer Science, firstname.lastname@example.org
Electronic submission of applications with a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, an outline of the applicant's scientific career path including teaching experience and any planned research projects is requested by 1 December 2016 to:
The Dean, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
37073 Göttingen, Germany