In 2019, the position of president (code. no. 286) is to be filled at technische universität darmstadt. technische universität darmstadt is one of germany’s leading technical universities. its main areas of research, teaching and transfer are engineering and natural sciences, which cooperate closely with selected humanities and social sciences. tu darmstadt with its approximately 25,000 students is the only technical university in hessen. it is integrated into the economi- cally strong rhine/main/neckar region and has an effective international network. we are looking for an academically proven leader with international experience who will develop the profile of tu darmstadt in a creative, committed and competent manner, taking into account the legally stipulated autonomy. the notable strengths of tu darmstadt in interdisciplinary cooperation between engineering, natural sciences, humanities and social sciences are to be expanded and there is to be a particular focus on actively shaping the excellence and internationalisation strategy. tu darmstadt lives a culture of open communication and expects the applicant to be able to integrate and cooperate both internally and externally. vdab werk zoeken