University Professor in the specialist area Metal Forming

Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria
Austria (AT)
Not Disclosed
July 19 2017
Wilfried Eichlseder
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria, has a vacancy available for a

University Professor

in the specialist area

Metal Forming

to be filled at the earliest possible time in the form of permanent full-time employment with Montanuniversität Leoben under civil law pursuant to the Salaried Employees Act. The chair Metal Forming is a part of the Department Product Engineering.

The candidate should be a scientifically established person with an international reputation, who will represent the field of Metal Forming in terms of research and teaching.

We are looking for a metal forming engineer in the field of general metal forming technology for metals, metal based material compounds and metal based composites with preferred focus in forming technology, in thermo-mechanical processing, in process simulation and in forming technology based component design, who is accepted international. Practical experience is required in the design of forming processes as well as in component design.

In teaching forming technology incl. the related plant- and simulation technology should be imparted to students of the bachelors- and masters-programs mechanical engineering, metallurgy and materials science.

Experience in realization of national and international funded research projects together with cooperation partners from industry and academics, as well as the demonstration of the ability to cooperate with industry and to collaborate with colleagues from the Montanuniversität on an interdisciplinary basis is of great importance.

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Please submit your application in sending the usual documents (CV, proof of fulfilling the employment requirements mentioned above, description of previous research and teaching activities, copies of the five most important publications, documentation of selected relevant projects, presentation of your research concept) by mail in paper form as well as via CD-ROM or USB-flash drive to the rector of Montanuniversität Leoben, Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Wilfried Eichlseder, Franz-Josef-Straße 18, A-8700 Leoben, to be received until 13.10.2017 at the latest.

Der Rektor:

Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Dr.h.c. Wilfried Eichlseder