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TUM Faculty Recruitment and Career System: Careers for professors

The university's modern faculty recruitment and career system gives outstanding early-career researchers the chance of promotion from Assistant Professor via Associate to Full Professor. The Technical University of Munich (TUM), moreover, seeks top academics with international experience for professorships.

Boundless opportunities in the heart of Europe – Apply now!

We extend a standing invitation for applications (pdf, 221 kB) for all areas of TUM‘s portfolio at all levels from tenure track assistant professor to full professor.

For your brief and informal application, use facultyrecruiting(at)tum.de.

Excellent prospects: TUM Fa­cul­ty Tenure Track of­fers ex­cel­lent op­por­tu­ni­ties for in­ter­na­tio­nal ear­ly-ca­reer aca­de­mics, based on a struc­tured ca­reer path from as­sis­tant to full pro­fes­sor. With this system, TUM re­vo­lu­tio­ni­zes the re­cruit­ment land­scape of Ger­man universities. TUM Faculty Tenure Track

Performance pays: To be considered for promotion at TUM, candidates must achieve certain performance standards in research, academic teaching, and academic engagement. TUM evaluates its professors on a regular basis using transparent criteria. Evaluation policies

How to apply

Data Protection Information:

When applying for a position at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), you are submitting personal information. As such, we request that you take note of the privacy policy as stated in Art. 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for the collection and processing of personal data in the context of your application (Datenschutzhinweise gemäß Art. 13 Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (DSGVO) zur Erhebung und Verarbeitung von personenbezogenen Daten im Rahmen Ihrer Bewerbung. ). By submitting your application, you confirm that you have acknowledged the above data protection information.

Portrait: The Technical University of Munich – 150 years culture of excellence

Profiles: Around 500 professors are engaged in a wide range of research and teaching activities at TUM. Read their profiles here. Professors

Dual career couples can take advantage of the services that are offered by the Munich Dual Career Office. The staff here can help partners of newly recruited professors to get or keep their careers on track in the Munich area. Munich Dual Career Office

Download: Documents on the TUM Faculty Recruiting and Career System