W2 Professorship

The W2 professorship finds an innovative international working environment at THI with many exciting tasks in the three areas of teaching, research, transfer as well as in academic self-administration. The focus can be on teaching as well as on research. Teaching (18 semester hours) is the focus of professorships with a teaching focus. The W2 professorship with a focus on research (research professorship) offers professors the possibility of a teaching load reduction of up to 9 semester hours per week. The research professorship is usually limited to a period of 5 years. Reappointment is possible indefinitely after positive evaluation of the semester-by-semester evidence of research performance. You can find out more about the main research areas at THI here.

Currently, about 30 research professors are conducting research primarily in the CARISSMA institutes C-IAD, C-ISAFE and C-ECOS as well as in the AI mobility node "AImotion Bavaria".

Key Facts


  • Organisational Connection to a Faculty

  • Participation in academic self-governance

  • Teaching in Bachelor’s and Master‘s courses

  • Commitment in academic further education

  • Teaching relief for research and transfer activities

You can find further positions in the non-scientific, scientific and professorial area via the button "Current Job Openings" on the right side.



Head of the department Service Recruiting and Human Resources Development
Siri Lang
Phone: +49 841 9348-5050
Room: F130
Deputy head of the department Service Recruiting and Human Resources Development
Verena Krauß
Phone: +49 841 9348-5110
Room: F121