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Full Professor in Research Data Management
Technical University of Munich (TUM)

Date Posted Mar. 31, 2021
Title Full Professor in Research Data Management
University Technical University of Munich (TUM)
Munich, Germany
Department TUM Department of Informatics
Application Deadline May 16, 2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences

The Technical University of Munich (TUM) invites applications for the position of

Full Professor in » Research Data Management «

to begin as soon as possible. The position is a tenured W3 position.

Scientific Environment
The professorship belongs to the TUM Department of Informatics and in the future to the TUM School of Computation, Information & Technology and is affiliated with the Munich Data Science Institute (MDSI), TUM’s central interface and innovation hub for questions and solutions arising from Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

The responsibilities include research and teaching as well as the promotion of early-career scientists. We seek to appoint an expert in the area of Research Data Management with a focus on Data Integration, Interoperability, Reproducibility, Open Science, Knowledge Management and Data Science. Teaching responsibilities include courses in the university’s bachelor and master programs. The successful candidate will also co-direct the MDSI, in particular the core pillar of "Data Science Services and Consulting".

We are looking for candidates with an exceptional international research and teaching reputation and an established academic record through an internationally recognized research program. A university degree and an outstanding doctoral degree or equivalent scientific qualification, as well as pedagogical aptitude, are prerequisites. Substantial research experience abroad is expected.

Our Offer
TUM provides excellent working conditions in a lively scientific community, embedded in the vibrant research environment of the Greater Munich Area. The TUM environment is multicultural, with English serving as a common interface for scientific interaction. TUM offers attractive and performance-based salary conditions and social benefits.
The TUM Munich Dual Career Office (MDCO) provides tailored career consulting to the partners of newly appointed professors. The MDCO assists the relocation and integration of new professors, their partners and accompanying family members.

Your Application
TUM is an equal opportunity employer and explicitly encourages applications from women. The position is suitable for disabled persons. Disabled candidates with essentially the same qualifications and scientific performance as other candidates will be given preference.
Application documents should be submitted in accordance with TUM’s application guidelines for professors. These guidelines and detailed information about the TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System are available at Here you will also find TUM’s information on collecting and processing personal data as part of the application process.

Please send your application no later than May 16, 2021 to the Dean of the Department of Informatics, Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Bungartz, Email address for applications:

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Contact Information

  • Prof. Dr. Hans-Joachim Bungartz
    TUM Department of Informatics
    Technical University of Munich (TUM)


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