DTU Tenure Track position – Assistant Professor jobs – Cyber-Physical Systems

    DTU Tenure Track position - Assistant Professor jobs - Cyber-Physical Systems

    Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professors in Cyber-Physical Systems with an emphasis on emerging technologies in the interdisciplinary field between Computer Science and Bio-engineering, At the Section for Embedded Systems Engineering (ESE) at DTU Compute, Technical University of Denmark

    Deadline to Apply

    May 15, 2021 (23: 59 GMT +1)


    PositionTenure Track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor
    No. of Position(s)1
    Research Area– Computer Science
    – Bio-engineering
    SalaryAccording to standard norms
    WorkplaceSection for Embedded Systems Engineering (ESE)
    DTU Compute
    Technical University of Denmark
    Contract Period6 Years
    Starting dateNot specified


    As formal qualification you must hold a PhD degree (or equivalent). If you are applying for the associate professor position you should also have academic qualifications equivalent to those obtained by holding an assistant professorship and documented didactic/pedagogic training.


    • Experience and quality of teaching
    • Research experience
    • Research vision and potential
    • International impact and experience
    • Societal impact
    • Innovativeness, including commercialization and collaboration with industry
    • Leadership, collaboration, and interdisciplinary skills
    • Communication skills

    Responsibilities/ Job Description

    Your focus will be to strengthen our research and education within embedded computer systems, covering both hardware architectures and the embedded software stack. You are eager to conduct research in the intersection of computer systems and bioengineering, with an open and holistic mindset. Your profile will help us strengthen our capabilities in teaching, research, and innovation within the areas of Cyber-Physical Systems in the IoT era, where the current trend is to extend migrate more of the data processing from the cloud to the edge and sensor nodes, in order to obtain sustainable and secure real-time analytics. You will get an active role in forming a department-wide strategy Cyber-Physical Systems, including the development of a lab for prototyping of Cyber-Physical Systems related to teaching.

    You must be responsible for the teaching of courses. You will be expected to learn Danish and be able to teach in Danish after 3 years. DTU can provide Danish language courses.

    How to Apply?

    To apply, please open the link “Apply online”, fill out the online application form, and attach all your materials in English in one PDF file

    Documents Required

    • Application (cover letter)
    • Vision for teaching and research
    • CV including employment history, list of publications (applicants applying for the position as associate professor should indicate scientific highlights), H-index and ORCID (see http://orcid.org/)
    • Teaching portfolio including documentation of teaching experience
    • Academic Diplomas (MSc/PhD)

    You can learn more about the recruitment process here

    In the field “Please indicate which position you are applying for”, please indicate whether you are applying for the position as Associate or Assistant Professor. 

    About Tenure Track program

    The assistant professor position is part of DTU’s Tenure Track program. We offer a rewarding and challenging job in an international environment. We strive for academic excellence in an environment characterized by collegial respect and academic freedom tempered by responsibility. We develop talent by offering a career mentor, state-of-the-art research infrastructure, and postgraduate teacher training. DTU’s Tenure Track is an appointment of at most six years, during which you will receive career support in the form of professional and personal guidance. At the end of the tenure track appointment you will be evaluated by an external assessment committee, who will assess your appointment to a permanent Associate Professorship

    About DTU Compute

    DTU Compute is a unique and internationally recognized academic environment spanning the science disciplines mathematics, statistics, computer science, and engineering. We conduct research, teaching and innovation of high international standard—producing new knowledge and technology-based solutions to societal challenges. We have a long-term involvement in applied and interdisciplinary research, big data and data science, artificial intelligence (AI), internet of things (IoT), smart and secure societies, smart manufacturing, and life science.


    • The appointment will be based on the collective agreement with the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The salary for the position will be determined by the applicants qualifications and in agreement with the relevant union.
    • Further information on qualification requirements and job content may be found in the Ministerial Order on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Universities.
    • If you are applying from abroad, you may find useful information on working in Denmark and at DTU at DTU – Moving to Denmark


    Deputy Head of Department, Head of Section Professor Jan Madsen
    Email: jama@dtu.dk
    Tel.: +45 4525 3751. 

    Official advertisement

    DTU Tenure Track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Cyber-Physical Systems

    Post expires at 8:59am on Sunday May 16th, 2021 (GMT+9)