The Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (D-ITET) at ETH Zurich is dedicated to world-class research and education in electrical engineering and information processing. The department is launching a Center for Projects in Education and Teaching and is looking for a
Head of Center for Projects in Education and Teaching (80-100%)
D-ITET is uniquely characterized by its diversity of research with a full range of theoretical and experimental expertise, from the atomic scale to entire systems. The new center aims at leveraging the full extent of vertical coverage and diversity of D-ITET.

The aim is to develop project-based learning activities with a centralized structure at the departmental level. The center will offer larger and interdisciplinary projects for students on all levels of their study. As the head of the center, the successful applicant will be responsible to shape and manage this center. The position involves proposing, selecting and mentoring suitable flagship projects, recruiting and supervising additional staff, obtaining financial support for center activities, communicating with the department, scientific and public outreach, interacting with industry and collaborating with learning science researchers.
The offer targets highly motivated professionals with a Ph.D. degree and three or more years of relevant experience. Applicants must have a proven track record in project and/or line management in an electrical engineering or information processing environment. Recent teaching experience at an advanced technical level is required along with “hands-on” skills.
We look forward to receiving your online application with a 1-2 page statement why you think you are the optimal person for this position and a 2-4 page statement on your vision of the center: possible student projects, organization of the center and ideas for additional third-party support via the following link: Applications sent by e-mail or post will not be considered.

Further information about the departement of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering please visit our website Questions regarding the position should be directed to Prof. Dr. Christian Franck, Tel. +41 44 632 47 62 or by e-mail (no applications).