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Associate Professor in Architectural Engineering (Ventilation and Air Flow in Buildings) (2020-224-03080)

At the Faculty of Engineering and Science, Department of the Built Environment, a position as Associate Professor in Architectural Engineering (Ventilation and Air Flow in Buildings) is open for appointment from 1. February 2021 or soon hereafter.

Job description

The position is within the research group of Ventilation and Air Flow in Buildings at Aalborg University. The group is internationally active in the general research areas from determination of energy consumption, indoor climate and work environment to risk assessment in connection with fire, dispersion of smoke, contamination, transport of bacteria and dispersion of gases in disasters.

This research field of this position focuses on building related fluid dynamics and energy efficient design and operation of ventilation systems. Experience from experimental research as well as experience with dynamic building simulation and computational fluid dynamics will be regarded as important. 

Teaching will mainly be related to the engineering programmes on Indoor Environmental and Energy Engineering, Building Energy Design and Architecture & Design, but also to other engineering programmes. At bachelor level, teaching is in Danish, while teaching is in English at Master level. 

You may obtain further professional information from Associate Professor, Kjeld Svidt, phone +45 99408546 or mail svidt@build.aau.dk

Qualification requirements
The level of qualification for Associate Professors shall correspond to the level, which can be achieved on the basis of the appointment as Assistant Professor, but may be achievable in other ways. The appointment presupposes that the applicant can demonstrate original scientific production at an international level as well as documented teaching qualifications. Appointment to the position requires that both research and teaching qualifications are at the requested level. The two qualifications will be given equal and principal priority in the overall assessment.

The application must contain the following:

  • A motivated text wherein the reasons for applying, qualifications in relation to the position, and intentions and visions for the position are stated.
  • A current curriculum vitae.
  • Copies of relevant diplomas (Master of Science and PhD). On request you could be asked for an official English translation.
  • Scientific qualifications. A complete list of publications must be attached with an indication of the works the applicant wishes to be considered. You may attach up to 10 publications.
  • Teaching qualifications described in the teaching portfolio.  If this is not enclosed the applicant must include an explanation for its absence.
  • Dissemination qualifications, including participation on committees or boards, participation in organisations and the like.
  • Additional qualifications in relation to the position.
  • References/recommendations.
  • Personal data.

The applications are only to be submitted online by using the "Apply online" button below. An assessment committee will assess all candidates.

AAU wishes to reflect the diversity of society and welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background or belief.

For further information concerning the application procedure contact Lone Lund by mail llr@adm.aau.dk or phone (+45) 99403494.

Information regarding guidelines, ministerial circular in force, teaching portfolio and procedures can be seen here 

Agreement

Employment is in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities (the Appointment Order) and the Ministry of Finance's current Job Structure for Academic Staff at Universities. Employment and salary are in accordance with the collective agreement for state-employed academics.

Vacancy number

2020-224-03080

Deadline

22/10/2020

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