DTU Diploma is located at DTU Ballerup Campus and is part of the Technical University of Denmark. The teaching is project- and problem-based and aimed at meeting the needs of the private sector and the industry.

The main goal of DTU Diploma is to offer teaching that consistently has the students’ interests at heart. Accordingly, you must be well founded within your field, and your teaching should make use of the newest technologies and knowledge in close partnership with relevant stakeholders from the private sector.

The pedagogical concept of the Bachelor of Engineering programs is based upon the internationally recognized concept CDIO (Conceive, Design, Implement, Operate). This is a concept that DTU has developed in global cooperation with other universities, ensuring that graduates have a high degree of professionalism and strong personal and interpersonal skills taught in an engineering context.

Responsibilities and tasks
The position entails a combination of teaching and project supervision, and in both capacities you are expected to inspire students in relation to their current and future career stages. It is crucial that you have experience with higher education and/or continuing education as well as from the private sector at management level.

In addition, we expect you to participate in and take initiative in relation to development and innovation projects that further DTU’s strategic focus areas. Such projects can be of a pedagogical nature but can also take the shape of collaborations with the private sector and other stakeholders.

Teaching is mainly conducted in Danish, but select modules and some supervision will be in English.

Qualifications
Qualified applicants will have a relevant MA degree as well as:

  • Several years of relevant work experience
  • Extensive teaching experience at BA and diploma level
  • Excellent command of English
  • The ability to contribute to the department’s central areas of expertise
  • A desire to work with diploma students as well as in continuing education programs

You must be passionate about teaching and project supervision, and it is important that you have extensive experience and knowledge of pedagogy and didactics. At the same time, you must have an interest in development tasks and actively contribute to the department’s professional development through participation in development and innovation projects.

The successful candidate will have professional and pedagogical experience in strategic management, experience as a senior consultant, as well as expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • Sustainability
  • Economics
  • Change management
  • Digitalization and e-learning

You must furthermore be prepared to develop your teaching competencies to meet future needs on the part of DTU.

Assessment
In the assessment of candidates, consideration will be given to 

  • experience in teaching, education and supervision
  • communication skills
  • documented competencies in theoretical aspects of pedagogy
  • broadness of work experience
  • ability to contribute to the department’s internal and external partnerships

Application procedure 
Please, submit your online application no later than 16 June 2020 (23:59 local time). 

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