Five new professorships in a new center of interdisciplinary science and technology studies

Guided by the conviction that the great challenges of our times will not be met through scientific and technical means alone, but only in collaboration with outstanding humanities and social sciences research, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at RWTH Aachen University is establishing a center of interdisciplinary science and technology studies within the domain of HumTec. The center will provide a visible space for interdisciplinary cooperation on addressing global challenges as questions of high technological, scientific and social relevance.

In establishing this new interdisciplinary center, which will initially comprise five professorships, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities is making an important contribution to the development of RWTH Aachen University as an integrated interdisciplinary university of technology. The new colleagues will be expected to support efforts to raise the international profile of the university. The Faculty of Arts and Humanities invites applications for the following five positions, to be filled as soon as possible: