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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Cen­ter for Inter­di­sci­pli­nary Digi­tal Sci­en­ces, Cen­ter for Scala­ble Data Ana­ly­tics and Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Ada Love­lace Guest Pro­fes­sor­ship

ScaDS.AI (Cen­ter for Scala­ble Data Ana­ly­tics and Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence) Dres­den/Leip­zig is a cen­ter for Data Sci­ence, Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence and Big Data with loca­ti­ons in Dres­den and Leip­zig. It is one of five new AI cen­ters in Ger­many fun­ded under the federal government’s AI stra­tegy and is to be estab­lished as a per­ma­nent rese­arch faci­lity.

At the Cen­ter for Inter­di­sci­pli­nary Digi­tal Sci­en­ces, the Depart­ment ScaDS.AI is offe­ring the
Ada Love­lace Guest Pro­fes­sor­ship.
Dedi­ca­ted to the most advan­ced tech­no­lo­gies for the bene­fit of society in tack­ling pre­sent and future chal­len­ges, ScaDS.AI is con­ti­nuously com­mit­ted to maxi­mum equity and diver­sity of per­spec­tives in its pro­ces­ses of human resour­ces deve­lop­ment and team buil­ding. Under­stand our Ada Love­lace Pro­fes­sor­ship to be loca­ted in this con­text.

Working field:

As out­stan­ding and highly visi­ble scho­l­ars working in an AI-rela­ted field, the Ada Love­lace Guest Pro­fes­sor will be actively invol­ved in various rese­arch and tea­ching activi­ties. The guest pro­fes­sor will hold a public lec­ture about the indi­vi­dual field of rese­arch, thus initia­ting dia­lo­gue with stu­dents and junior aca­de­mics in AI also by way of a role model.

What we offer:

The Ada Love­lace Pro­fes­sor­ship will be laun­ched star­ting Sep­tem­ber 2022. We are loo­king for­ward to your app­li­ca­tion for a one-time stay with a dura­tion of 6-12 mon­ths in 2022 and 2023.
Our Ada Love­lace Visi­t­ing Pro­fes­sor recei­ves a basic mon­thly salary of 5,500 €. The posi­tion is expec­ted to be full-time (40 hours per week).
You are wel­come to a one-time tra­vel allo­wance. Fur­ther­more, you are ent­it­led to a family sup­ple­ment amoun­ting to 250 € per child.
If you wish, a stu­dent assi­stant will be pro­vi­ded for the dura­tion of your stay with half of the regu­lar working hours (19h/week). Please inform us accord­in­gly in your app­li­ca­tion.
The host faculty or cen­tral insti­tu­tion will be sup­por­ted throughout the pro­fes­sor­ship with a bud­get of 500 € per month.

You are an out­stan­ding senior, junior or early-career rese­ar­cher and you want to com­mit to our suc­cess with your per­for­mance and per­so­na­lity? You are not in a ser­vice or employ­ment rela­ti­ons­hip with TU Dres­den? Then we are loo­king out for your app­li­ca­tion!
TU Dres­den seeks to employ more female pro­fes­sors. Hence, we par­ti­cu­larly encou­rage women to apply. App­li­ca­ti­ons from can­di­da­tes with disa­bi­li­ties or those requi­ring addi­tio­nal sup­port are very wel­come. The Uni­ver­sity is a cer­ti­fied family-fri­endly uni­ver­sity and offers a Dual Career Ser­vice. If you have any ques­ti­ons about these topics, please con­tact the Equal Oppor­tu­nities Offi­cer (Dr. Jutta Luise Eck­hardt, +49 351 463-36423) or the Rep­re­sen­ta­tive of Employees with Disa­bi­li­ties (Mr. Roberto Lemm­rich, +49 351 463-33175).

Cover Let­ter, CV, App­li­ca­tion Form

How to apply:

ScaDS.AI imple­ments a selec­tion com­mit­tee that con­sists of a num­ber of PIs from the two loca­ti­ons of ScaDS.AI. This invol­ves the rese­arch area leads and addi­tio­nally one PI from each rese­arch area. An equal oppor­tu­nities offi­cer will regu­larly be taking part.

Please sub­mit your app­li­ca­tion with the usual docu­ments under the job ID "Ada_Love­lace" until August 29, 2022 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies), pre­fer­a­bly via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding it as a sin­gle pdf docu­ment to or to: TU Dres­den, CIDS, Herrn Prof. Dr. Wolf­gang E. Nagel, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den, Ger­many. Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

Refe­rence to data pro­tec­tion: Your data pro­tec­tion rights, the pur­pose for which your data will be pro­ces­sed, as well as fur­ther infor­ma­tion about data pro­tec­tion is avail­able to you on the web­site: