JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for UTSG Archives


UTSG Archives

UTSG Archives


UTSG@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

UTSG Home

UTSG Home

UTSG  June 2018

UTSG June 2018

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

Associate Professor in Railway Systems new position, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

From:

Erik Jenelius <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

Erik Jenelius <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:25:49 +0100

Content-Type:

text/plain

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (92 lines)

Dear colleagues,

The Division of Transport Planning, Economics and Engineering at KTH Royal Institute of Technology is opening a new faculty position as Associate Professor in Railway Systems. Details and application link are found at: https://www.kth.se/en/om/work-at-kth/lediga-jobb/what:job/jobID:199548/where:4/

Associate Professor in Railway Systems

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.

Subject field
Railway Systems

Subject description
Railway systems constitute a sub-area of the transport sciences that encompasses analysis, planning and development of rail transport systems. The subject covers the development of theories, methods and models for analysis, management, planning and evaluation of railway systems, and innovation/application of these in the development of the railway system and its role in the full transport system. Furthermore, the subject covers the areas rail capacity including traffic simulation and optimization, train transport planning, market effects of train transport, transport logistics as well as automation and digitization.

Duties
Leadership of the group for railway traffic. Management and leadership for the Division of Transport Planning, Economics and Engineering may also be relevant.

Examination, course development and teaching in rail traffic-related courses in civil engineering, a master's program in transport and geoinformatics, and a postgraduate program in transport science. Participate in the master’s program within the KTH Railway Group with UIUC. Commission education in Railway Systems within the KTH Railway Group. Supervision of PhD students.

Carry out own research, including research funding applications, recruitment and funding of new PhD students. Work in close contact with research centers close to the department and other environments and stakeholders within and outside KTH.

Eligibility
Those qualified for appointment as an associate professor are persons who have:

1. been awarded a PhD or has the corresponding research competence or some other professional expertise that is of value in view of the subject matter of the post and the duties that it will involve, and
2. demonstrated teaching expertise.

Grounds of assessment 
The assessment criteria for appointment as an associate professor at KTH shall be the degree of expertise required as a qualification for employment. In addition, the assessment criteria stated in the KTH appointments procedure, section 1.2., apply in relation to the employment profile laid down.

Of highest importance is the applicant’s
- scientific skills in railway systems
- pedagogical skills in railway systems
- leadership experience at least at group level and the ability to develop and manage activities and staff, which includes knowledge of diversity and equal treatment issues with a particular focus on gender equality
- ability to collaborate and ability to take responsibility for own research activities

Of second highest importance is the applicant’s
- ability to seek and receive external funding for research and commission education
- experience in supervising doctoral students, master’s thesis students and younger employees
- administrative skills

It is also important that the applicant has
- ability to cross subject boundaries and work interdisciplinary
- formal pedagogical education
- ability to establish and develop collaborations in research and education
- ability to interact with the surrounding society and to inform about research and development work
- experience in research and education in environments other than KTH

Trade union representatives
Contact information to trade union representatives can be found at KTH:s web page.

Application
Your application should follow KTH:s CV template for employment of teachers. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete according to the requirements in the ad and CV template.

Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than the last day of application, midnight CET/CEST (Central European Time/Central European Summer Time).

Log into KTH:s recruitment system in order to apply to this position online.

For more information regarding KTH's assessement, see Appointments procedure for teachers at the Royal Institute of Technology

Other
We firmly decline all contact with staffing and recruitment agencies and job ad salespersons.

Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the English translation of the job announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence.

Type of employment	Permanent position
Contract type	Full time
First day of employment	As soon as possible
Salary	Monthly pay
Number of positions	1
Working hours	100 %
City	Stockholm
County	Stockholms län
Country	Sweden
Reference number	VL-2018-0045
Contact	Johan L Silfwerbrand, Professor, +46 8 790 80 33
Published	13.Jun.2018
Last application date	15.Aug.2018 11:59 PM CET


Kind regards,
Erik Jenelius, Ph.D., Docent
Associate Professor Public Transport Systems
Manager Urban Mobility Group and iMobility Lab
Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering
KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
+46 (0)8 790 8032

########################################################################

To unsubscribe from the UTSG list, click the following link:
https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?SUBED1=UTSG&A=1

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998


JiscMail is a Jisc service.

View our service policies at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/ and Jisc's privacy policy at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/website/privacy-notice

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager