International Society of Biomechanics
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Full Professor of Biomechanics (chair)

Full Professor
23 Jan 2021
23 Jan 2021
Bayreuth, Bavaria
University of Bayreuth

The University of Bayreuth is a research-oriented university with internationally competitive, interdisciplinary focus areas in research and teaching. The Faculty of Engineering Science at the University of Bayreuth is currently seeking to appoint a

Full Professor of Biomechanics (chair)

at pay grade W 3 (minimum salary per month: 7,217 euros) to commence at the earliest convenience. This is a permanent civil service position.

We are looking for a scholar who has a strong engineering background and a distinctive research profile with sound methodological expertise in several of the following areas:

  • prosthetics, orthotics, and implantology

  • sports equipment technology and function-integrated lightweight construction

  • digital applications/ wearables related to biomechanics

The successful candidate is in particular expected to teach in the master's programme in Sports Technology. Therefore, applications of biomechanics researchers with a sport science background are welcome. For further information and application guidelines see here:

Deadline of application: 12 February 2021 (via online portal)