Professors or Assistant Professors (Tenure Track) of Mechanical and Process Engineering

Canton of Zürich (CH)
October 25 2018
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Professors or Assistant Professors (Tenure Track) of Mechanical and Process Engineering

The Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering ( at ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned positions.

Successful candidates must have exceptional accomplishments and future potential in an area of mechanical and process engineering. The new professors should demonstrate an excellent international record of research achievements in engineering and/or natural sciences. They should have a strong motivation and indisputable commitment to undergraduate (in German or English) and graduate education (in English). The Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering is committed to promoting interdisciplinary and cutting-edge research - covering the full range from fundamental to applied - and working to meet societal challenges. Successful candidates should hold a PhD or equivalent degree in mechanical engineering, process/chemical engineering or a related field at the beginning of employment.

Assistant professorships have been established to promote the careers of younger scientists. ETH Zurich implements a tenure track system equivalent to other top international universities. The level of the appointment will depend on the successful candidate’s qualifications.

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Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications and projects, a statement of future research and teaching interests and a description of the three most important achievements. The letter of application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella. Submis- sions will be reviewed starting on 1 December 2018, but applications are welcome until the positions are filled. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. We specifically encourage women to apply.