The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) has opened the position of Director of the Department of Innovative Technologies and member of the executive management of the institution. The full-time position will enter into force as of May 1st 2022 and is based in the new USI-SUPSI campus in Lugano-Viganello (Campus Est).
The Department of Innovative Technologies (DTI) is active within the academic mandates of education (Bachelor and Master programs, as well as continuing education), in research and diversified services in the engineering sector. The DTI integrates the Institute of Digital Technologies for Personalized Healthcare, the Institute of Information Systems and Networking, the Institute of Systems and Applied Electronics, the Dalle Molle Institute for Artificial Intelligence, the Institute of Systems and Technologies for Sustainable Production and the Institute of Mechanical Engineering ad Materials Technology.
Within the field of education, DTI offers bachelor programs in Mechanical Engineering, Information Systems Engineering, Management Engineering and in Data Science as well as Artificial Intelligence Engineering. Furthermore, the Department offers a Master of Science in Engineering with different profiles in collaboration with other Swiss professional universities.
The DTI currently has around 350 employees, 750 students within its bachelor and masters programs and 1000 in its continuing-education programs. It is running 180 ongoing research and development projects and external mandates.
The Director of the DTI
Competencies and capacities of the ideal candidate
The requirements for this function are published as part of SUPSI’s internal regulations (Direttive interne SUPSI) and as part of the SUPSI employee regulations (Regolamento del personale SUPSI) on the website www.supsi.ch (follow the links to SUPSI, “Documenti ufficiali”).
We will take into consideration exclusively applications written in Italian, accompanied by a motivation letter, the CV, diplomas, work certificates, references as well as the certificate of no conviction. The application shall be submitted through the specific digital application procedure https://form-ru.app.supsi.ch/view.php?id=554547 by and not later than October 7th, 2021. Applications that are incomplete submitted through other communication channels or beyond the deadline, will be not accepted.
For further information, please contact the General Manager of SUPSI:
Prof. Ing. Franco Gervasoni
+41-58 666 60 14Continue reading
|Title||Director (f/m) of the Department of Innovative Technologies|
|Employer||University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland - SUPSI|
|Job location||Via Cantonale 2C, 6928 Manno TI|
|Published||July 30, 2021|
|Application deadline||October 7, 2021|
|Job types||Management / Leadership  |
|Fields||Industrial Engineering,   Information Systems,   Management,   Strategic Management,   Mechanical Engineering,   Systems Engineering,   Electronics  |