Full Professorship (W3) of Computer Science with Focus on Media Informatics (Chair)

As one of Europe‘s leading research universities, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) in Munich is committed to the highest international standards of excellence in research and teaching. Building on its more than 500-year-long tradition, it offers a broad spectrum that covers all areas of knowledge within its 18 Faculties, ranging from the humanities, law, economics and social sciences, to medicine and the natural sciences.

The Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics invites applications for a

Full Professorship (W3) of Computer Science
with Focus on Media Informatics

commencing as soon as possible.

The professorship represents Media Informatics in research and teaching, with a focus on interactive media systems. Research topics include software development for interactive media, media systems for communication, interactive systems, artificial intelligence for media creation and processing, multimodal user interfaces for interactive media, usable security and privacy aspects of interactive systems, and interactive computer graphics. The professorship contributes to teaching in the Bachelor and Master programs on Media Informatics, Computer Science and related studies.

Prerequisites for this position are a university degree, a doctoral degree or a comparable specific qualification, teaching skills at the university level, excellent academic achievements and a productive and promising research program.

Active contribution to the academic administration as well as the acquisition of third-party funding is expected.

LMU Munich makes a point of providing newly appointed professors with various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual career couples.

LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members. Furthermore, candidates with disabilities with essentially equal qualifications will be given preference.

Please submit your application comprising a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, documentation of academic degrees, certificates, as well as research and teaching statements (1 page each) in English only in electronic form as a single pdf-file, not bigger as 10MB, to the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Statistics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, using the following Link, no later than July 6, 2023.