Teacher Industrial Engineering and Management (1.0 fte)

University of Groningen
June 19 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

- development and teaching of IEM research and design methods to conduct IEM design assignments

- initiate, develop and provide education on the management of large-scale projects in IEM design processes, in close cooperation with the other members of the IEM Design Group

- supervise bachelor and master's thesis work; the candidate is expected to participate in the supervision of Master's Design Projects, in which students work 5 months on an external industry based design assignment

- contribute to nationally and internationally oriented projects in developing knowledge on (teaching) engineering design methods.
• preferably a PhD degree in a relevant IEM- or Natural Sciences related field

• experience with working on science and technical engineering subjects, preferably 2-5 years of experience in an educational/industrial setting

• affinity with project management, team work and (ethical) considerations

• develop education in a multidisciplinary setting: able to apply knowledge and skills from both the social/managerial sciences and mathematical/natural sciences

• experience in working with large groups, preferably in an educational setting

• excellent didactic qualities and awareness of and willingness to use the latest innovations in teaching; the University Teaching Qualification (BKO) or willingness to acquire it

• fluency in English and fluency in or the willingness to learn Dutch.

Specially invited are candidates with a strong affinity to designing. A background in Industrial Design or other design disciplines may be suited as well.

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