UNIVERSITY OF AARHUS: DANSKE BANK PROFESSORSHIP
Distributed Systems and Applications
The Department of Computer Science at the Faculty of Science,
University of Aarhus, Denmark, invites applications for a 5-year chair
in distributed systems and applications, to be filled as soon as
The area of research of the professorship is distributed systems and
their applications in distributed organizations. Examples of research
topics include implementation technology, design of interaction,
support for cooperative work, and human-computer interfaces.
Applicants should be able to document scientific qualifications at the
professorial level in the indicated research area.
The Danske Bank professorship is funded by Den Danske Bank (the
largest bank in Denmark). The position carries duties of research,
also supervision and lecturing at the Department of Computer Science,
both at the undergraduate and graduate level. The Danske Bank
Professor can only be given administrative duties by special
arrangement, apart from those duties arising normally in connection
with teaching and research. It is expected that the Danske Bank
Professor will agree to lecture at Den Danske Bank, to a limited
The professorship includes normal funding for travel and incidental
expenses. Furthermore, Den Danske Bank may grant funds for other
expenses up to DKK 150,000 p.a.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae giving evidence on
which the evaluation of the applicant's scientific and teaching
qualifications can be based, a complete list of publications, together
with 3 copies of each of those publications which the applicant
selects as the most relevant for the application. Other supportive
material should also be submitted in 3 copies; also a description of
scientific accomplishments, future research plans, participation in
research programmes and scientific leadership should be enclosed.
The selection committee may include further material from the list of
publications in its evaluation of the applicant. In that case, the
applicant is required, upon request, to submit the material to the
The selection committee's written evaluation of the applicants will be
sent in full to all applicants.
Applications should be addressed to: The Faculty of Science,
University of Aarhus, Ny Munkegade, Building 521, DK-8000 Aarhus C,
Denmark, and marked 211/5 - 15. The deadline for the receipt of all
application material is 1st August, 1997, at twelve noon.
For further information on salary, research and teaching duties, staff
and other facilities, please contact:
The Department Chairman, Professor Peter D. Mosses,
Phone +45 8942 3364. E-mail: [log in to unmask]
(For an overview of the Department, see the Web pages: www.daimi.aau.dk.)