UNIVERSITÄT POTSDAM - W1 AI-based Business Information Systems

The University of Potsdam, Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, invites applications for the following position to be filled as soon as possible: Junior Professorship (W 1) for AI-based Business Information Systems (without tenure-track)

Frist: 30.06.2022


The position is limited to a non-extendable term of six years. We are looking for an individual with an outstanding PhD degree, preferably in business informatics, business administration or computer science, and a proven track record of international peer-reviewed publications and/or submissions currently undergoing an advanced stage of the review process in the field of applications of artificial intelligence in the area of application systems in business and administration or a related area of business informatics. We also expect applicants to have experience in conducting design-oriented or empirical research projects. An outstanding commitment to university teaching is required, as is a willingness to acquire external funding. An ability to connect to the university’s research on business informatics as well as to the university’s research focus Data-Centric Sciences is also required. Openness to interdisciplinary cooperation within the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences as well as with the Institute of Computer Science and the Digital Engineering Faculty would be particularly welcome.

The successful candidate will be required to teach in German and English in the degree programs of the faculty and must be willing to participate in academic self-government. Non-German-speaking appointees are expected to acquire proficiency in German sufficient to be able to interact with all colleagues, students, and staff within two years.

For further information, please contact Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Norbert Gronau (norbert.gronau@uni-potsdam.de).

Young, modern and research-oriented:

The University of Potsdam (UP) was founded in 1991 and has firmly established itself in the landscape of scholarship and science. It has also become an out-standing factor in regional economics and development. The University is highly successful in the acquisition of external funding, has received multiple awards for its teaching, and offers a serviceoriented administration. About 22,000 students and 3,000 employees work at three locations – Am Neuen Palais, Griebnitzsee and Golm – at one of Germany’s most beautiful academic institutions.

Please submit your application (including a presentation of your research interests, curriculum vitae, copies of academic certificates and documents, list of publications, list of courses taught, teaching evaluations, list of externally funded projects) via e-mail to ausschreibungen@uni-potsdam.de (in a single PDF file) by June 30, 2022