Assistant Professor position for a Woman in Dynamics and Control

Updated: about 2 months ago
Deadline: 30 Sep 2021

At Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), we believe diversity broadens our research scope and enhances the quality of our education. On top of our other vacancies, we currently also have an opening in our Irène Curie fellowship program. Our Irène Curie fellowship program is aimed to advance talented female researchers to thrive and be successful in top positions in science. The program addresses the aspirations and needs of women in industry, academia, and research institutes to support their ambition to become a Professor at our European top research university. 

TU/e is situated in the heart of Europe's leading innovative top technology region Brainport  in the South-East of the Netherlands. The Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Dynamics and Control  section at TU/e is an ambitious and inclusive department. A significant amount of research is done in close cooperation with large high-tech companies, such as Philips, ASML, DAF, NXP, as well as many small/medium enterprises. 

We invite applications for a new faculty positions at Assistant Professor level. Candidates in all areas related to our research group Dynamics and Control will be considered, including, but not limited to: 

  • Nonlinear dynamics of mechanical systems
  • Structural acoustics and noise control
  • First-principle and data-based modelling of dynamical systems
  • Nonlinear and data-based control
  • Vehicle dynamics, tyre dynamics and control, automated and cooperative driving
  • Mechanical design
  • Manufacturing systems
  • Robotics
  • Networked systems

Do you want to join our open academic community? Do you want to set up your own, independent research line and team, while still being able to profit from the benefits that come with working together in research units? Then apply now! 

The position is open from July 13, 2021, and is open for women only in the framework of the Irène Curie Fellowship program of TU/e. Review of applications will begin immediately upon receipt, and continue until the positions are filled, with the last date for applications being September 30, 2021.  

You will be offered the opportunity to establish an independent research group in collaboration with colleagues within and outside our department and at national and international institutions. Substantial starting packages to kick-start your career in our department are available. We provide support such as training programs for academic leadership and the university teaching qualification and an informal mentoring scheme to help you get to know the university and the Dutch (research) environment


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