Informatics and business informatics are young and innovative disciplines which play a central role in our modern information society. The application of these disciplines, information and communication technologies (ICT), is gradually penetrating into all areas of life and evolving at a rapid pace. The development and use of ICT is affecting not just business and administration but the personal lives of a growing number of people.
The key role of informatics calls for intensive efforts in research and teaching. The Faculty of Informatics strives to play an active role in national and international research. Its activities are guided by the principles of academic excellence, the networking of research and teaching, and by a sense of awareness for the social responsibility it has.
The faculty consits of seven institutes and the central services “Office of the Dean” and the “Coordination and Communication Center”. The major fields of studies are computer science and business informatics, which are the biggest and fourth biggest courses of study, respectively, at Vienna University of Technology. The five main research areas are Distributed and Parallel Systems, Computational Intelligence, Business Informatics, Computer Engineering, and Media Informatics and Visual Computing.
Open positions: 2 Assistant Professors (Tenure Track). The Faculty of Informatics at the Vienna University of Technology, Austria, invites applications for 2 Assistant Professor positions (tenure track) in the Faculty’s main research areas: Computational Intelligence, Computer Engineering, Distributed and Parallel Systems, Media Informatics and Visual Computing, as well as Business Informatics.
Open position: PROFESSORSHIP of FORMAL FOUNDATIONS OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE. The Vienna University of Technology intends to appoint a Professor of Formal Foundations of Artificial Intelligence at the Faculty of Informatics for a 5 year term.