Professor (m/f/d) “Energy Economy and Power Grid”

Professor (m/f/d) “Energy Economy and Power Grid”

Deggendorf Institute of Technology

Deggendorf, Germany

Young, dynamic and rapidly expanding, the European Campus in Pfarrkirchen is a varied workplace and an exceptional place for learning, teaching and research. To achieve this, a creative and committed academic personality is to be acquired in order to help the location achieve an international reputation.

We offer a position at the European Campus Rottal-Inn (BesGr. W2) for the winter semester 2019/2020 or later as a

Professor (m/f/d) in the field of “Energy Economy and Power Grid”

The European Campus Rottal-Inn, to which the position is affiliated, is looking for an outstanding personality with sound experience and international reputation in the field of energy technology with a special focus on service, maintenance and repair.

Your tasks include the areas of energy economics and energy policy, regional and global economic areas, energy system management, energy network technologies and management, regulation in the energy market and security in energy systems. Research experience in these domains is desirable.

Due to the international orientation of the campus, the majority of the courses are held in English. Therefore, a high level of written and spoken German and English are required.

In order to enable a modern, practice-oriented education of the students, the further development of the European Campus as well as the development of new study programmes and the participation in self-administration are among the tasks in addition to teaching.

Applicants should have an interdisciplinary background and relevant experience in the field of e-learning projects and in obtaining third-party funding. Several years of experience abroad and international cooperation with partners from universities, research and industry are desirable.


  • University (of applied sciences) degree;
  • Special aptitude for scientific work, which is usually proven by a doctorate;
  • Pedagogical aptitude;
  • special achievements in the application or development of scientific knowledge and methods in at least five years of professional practice after completion of university studies, of which at least three years must have been pursued outside the higher education sector; evidence of professional practice pursued outside the higher education sector may, in special cases, be furnished by the fact that over a period of at least five years a substantial part of the professional activity was carried out in cooperation between the higher education institution and non-university professional practice.

Those who have not yet reached the age of 52 can be appointed as civil servants.

The position is suitable for severely disabled people. Severely handicapped applicants will be given preferential employment if their suitability, qualifications and professional performance are otherwise essentially the same.

The Deggendorf Institute of Technology aims to increase the proportion of women in scientific staff.

The European Campus Rottal-Inn is centrally located. It is located in the charming district town of Pfarrkirchen, which belongs to the administrative district of Lower Bavaria and is in the southeast of Germany.

The city between the Danube and the Inn is situated idyllically and offers many leisure activities. Pfarrkirchen has excellent school and educational facilities. Attractive cities nearby are Salzburg, Regensburg and Passau, Munich International Airport is only a 90-minute drive away. The proximity to Austria and the Czech Republic puts the district town in the centre of Europe.

Applications with the usual documents (curriculum vitae, certificates, proof of professional career and the corresponding references) must be submitted to the President of the Technical University Deggendorf *by 2019/04/15. *Please use our application management ( for your application.

For further information please contact:

Technische Hochschule Deggendorf
Gisela Kulzer
Tel.: +49 991/3615-266
Dieter-Görlitz-Platz 1
D-94469 Deggendorf

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