[Ieee_vis_open_positions] Faculty Position Annoucement - Mixed Reality

Dieter Schmalstieg dieter at icg.tugraz.at
Thu Jan 19 13:58:07 CET 2017

Opening: University Assistant with Doctorate, with Tenure Track to 
Position as Associate Professor

Working area: Mixed and Augmented Reality

This fulltime employment position (40h/week) is initially restricted to 
six years and offers the possibility of a qualification agreement for a 
tenured position. The employment is expected to start on May 1, 2017, 
and will be part of the Institute of Computer Graphics and Vision.

The position requires a completed PhD degree in computer science or a 
similar field.

We expect the following qualifications:
- Excellent scientific qualification in Mixed Reality and Augmented 
Reality (MR/AR), especially computer graphics and visualization methods 
for MR/AR and 3D user interfaces for MR/AR
- International scientific publications
- Experience with acquisition, management and scientific supervision of 
research projects
- Experience in establishing a research group
- Track record of scientific achievements, such as international prizes 
or awards
- Teaching experience in relevant subjects
- Network in the scientific community

Your job will involve the following duties:
- Research on MR/AR, with the goal to earn international scientific 
reputation and visibility
- Top-level international publications
- Acquisition of third party funding for research (FFG, FWF, industrial 
- Supervision of bachelor and master theses and support in the 
supervision of PhD students
- Independent teaching in the bachelor and master program and 
introducing students to the world of visual computing
- Service in the academic administration

The position will be paid according to category B1 of the collective 
contract of Austrian universities.

Graz University of Technology aims to increase employment of women in 
leading positions and as part of the research staff. We specifically 
encourage qualified women to apply. Please note that, all other aspects 
equal, women will be preferred in hiring.

Applications with supporting documents (copies of certificates and 
diplomas, CV, publication list, description of scientific and 
professional career, overview of previous and planned research and 
teaching, teaching evaluations if available) should be submitted 
preferably by email to informatik at tugraz.at and should quote the 
position identifier.

End of application period: 18 Feb 2017                   Position 
identifier: 7100/17/001

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