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Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Dres­den - Faculty of Mecha­ni­cal Sci­ence and Engi­nee­ring, Insti­tute of Pro­cess Engi­nee­ring and Envi­ron­men­tal Tech­no­logy, Pro­cess Sys­tems Engi­nee­ring Group

The TU Dres­den is one of ele­ven Ger­man uni­ver­si­ties that were iden­ti­fied as an “excel­lence uni­ver­sity”. TUD has about 36.500 stu­dents and almost 5319 employees, 507 pro­fes­sors among them, and, thus, is the lar­gest uni­ver­sity in Sax­ony, today.

Having been com­mit­ted to sci­en­ces and the engi­nee­ring before the reuni­fi­ca­tion of Ger­many, TU Dres­den now is a multi-disci­pline uni­ver­sity, also offe­ring huma­nities and social sci­en­ces as well as medi­cine.

Rese­arch Asso­ciate

At the Insti­tute of Pro­cess Engi­nee­ring and Envi­ron­men­tal Tech­no­logy the Pro­cess Sys­tems Engi­nee­ring Group offers, sub­ject to the avai­la­bi­lity of resour­ces, a posi­tion as
Rese­arch Asso­ciate
(sub­ject to per­so­nal qua­li­fi­ca­tion, employees are remu­ne­ra­ted accord­ing to salary group E 13 TV-L)
with the ear­liest begin on Sep­tem­ber 1, 2021. The posi­tion is wit­hin the rese­arch pro­jects eMo­dule – “Model­ling, Auto­ma­tion, Inte­gra­tion and Opti­mi­za­tion of modu­lar Elec­tro­ly­sis-Plants” and KEEN – “AI incu­ba­tor labs in the pro­cess indus­try” and limi­ted in its dura­tion until March 31, 2023. The period of employ­ment is gover­ned by the Fixed Term Rese­arch Con­tracts Act (Wis­sen­schafts­zeit­ver­trags­ge­setz - WissZeitVG). The posi­tion offers the chance to obtain fur­ther aca­de­mic qua­li­fi­ca­tion.

Work­ing field:

  • data ana­ly­sis and app­li­ca­tion of selec­ted AI algo­rithms to spe­ci­fic pro­blems from the pro­cess indus­try as well as the eva­lua­tion of the sui­ta­bi­lity and per­for­mance of AI methods;
  • sup­port in data-dri­ven and hybrid model­ling of pro­cess units wit­hin a water elec­tro­ly­sis plant as well as con­duc­ting simu­la­tion stu­dies.


  • above-average uni­ver­sity degree in one of the fol­lo­wing fields: pro­cess engi­nee­ring, com­pu­ter sci­ence, che­mi­cal engi­nee­ring, rege­ne­ra­tive energy sys­tems, hydro­gen energy sys­tems, hydro­gen tech­no­lo­gies or rela­ted;
  • enthu­si­asm for new chal­len­ges in the field of machine lear­ning as well as modu­la­ri­za­tion and digi­ta­li­za­tion in the pro­cess indus­try and espe­ci­ally for app­li­ca­tion in the field of green hydro­gen;
  • inde­pen­dent, goal- and solu­tion-ori­en­ted way of working;
  • flu­ent Eng­lish and Ger­man, both writ­ten and spo­ken;
  • expe­ri­ence in the app­li­ca­tion of ML methods, model­ling and simu­la­tion of pro­duc­tion pro­ces­ses is advan­ta­ge­ous.

What we of­fer:

You enjoy facing chal­len­ges and want to the world of the next years and deca­des in the con­text of the rene­wa­ble energy. You are a crea­tive mind for whom there are no limits. Then the team of the Pro­cess Sys­tems Engi­nee­ring group offers you just the right oppor­tu­nity. With us, you can con­tri­bute in a crea­tive way to a thri­ving and dyna­mic inter­di­sci­pli­nary rese­arch envi­ron­ment and actively shape the future of the pro­cess indus­try.
Fur­ther infor­ma­tion on Working Group Pro­cess Sys­tems Engi­nee­ring can be found on

How to ap­ply:

App­li­ca­ti­ons from women are par­ti­cu­larly wel­come. The same app­lies to people with disa­bi­li­ties.
Please sub­mit your com­pre­hen­sive app­li­ca­tion inclu­ding the usual docu­ments by June 30, 2021 (stam­ped arri­val date of the uni­ver­sity cen­tral mail ser­vice app­lies) by mail to: TU Dres­den, Fakul­tät Maschi­nen­we­sen, Insti­tut für Ver­fah­rens­tech­nik und Umwelt­tech­nik, Arbeits­gruppe Sys­tem­ver­fah­rens­tech­nik, Pro­cess-To-Order-Lab, z. Hd. Frau Kir­stie Kan­t­e­mir, Helm­holtz­str. 10, 01069 Dres­den, or via the TU Dres­den Secu­re­Mail Por­tal by sen­ding it as a sin­gle pdf-docu­ment to Please sub­mit copies only, as your app­li­ca­tion will not be retur­ned to you. Expen­ses incur­red in atten­ding inter­views can­not be reim­bur­sed.

Refe­rence to data pro­tec­tion: Your data pro­tec­tion rights, the pur­pose for which your data will be pro­ces­sed, as well as fur­ther infor­ma­tion about data pro­tec­tion is avail­able to you on the web­site: https: //tu-dres­­riere/daten­schutz­hin­weis