Professorship (W3) in Educational Psychology

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    Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
    Psychological sciences
    Leading Researcher (R4)
    27/04/2020 21:00 - Europe/Athens
    Germany › Frankfurt am Main



The Faculty of Psychology and Sport Sciences of Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main invites applications for the following position as civil servant or public employee at the Institute of Psychology in the Department of Educational Psychology starting at the earliest possible date/:

Professorship (W3) in Educational Psychology

The professorship will focus on research and teaching in the area of learning disorders and developmental disorders and will include the position of scientific director of the Kompetenzzentrum Schulpsychologie Hessen (Competence Center for School Psychology Hesse, https://www.uni-frankfurt.de/67134272/). The successful acquisition of third-party funding and international publications are expected. Teaching experience in the bachelor and/or master’s program in psychology and in teacher training programs based on modern teaching approaches is desirable. Because the professorship is involved in teacher training, candidates are required to have specific experience in this area and should be willing to participate in interdisciplinary initiatives in the field of empirical educational research. Successful candidates will be required to participate in the academic self-administration.

The Department of Educational Psychology aims to attract interdisciplinary, collaborative research projects with international visibility. A research profile that fits well to the research carried out at the department, including experience with current technology-based research approaches, as well as previous experience with collaborative research are advantageous. The future involvement in the Frankfurt research center IDeA (https://www.idea-frankfurt.eu/de) is desirable.

Goethe University is committed to increasing the proportion of female faculty members and therefore especially encourages qualified women to apply. Applications from persons with international experience are explicitly requested. Applicants with severe disabilities having equal qualifications and aptitude will be given preferential consideration. For further information regarding the legal framework for professorship appointments please see: www.vakante-professuren.uni-frankfurt.de.


If you have a PhD and habilitation (or equivalent academic achievements), are excellently qualified in research and teaching, and can demonstrate this through internationally visible research achievements, you are invited to submit your application with a detailed curriculum vitae (academic and professional background), details of university courses you have given (including evaluation results), your publication list (copies of publications on request only), certificates (copies), and an overview of third-party funding you have obtained to the following address by 15.05.2020: Prof. Dr. Sonja Rohrmann, Dean of the Faculty of Psychology and Sports Sciences of the Goethe University Frankfurt, Theodor W.-Adorno-Platz 6, 60323 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, e-mail: dekanat.fb05@em.uni-frankfurt.de. If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Prof. Dr. Andreas Frey: frey@psych.uni-frankfurt.de.

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Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
Frankfurt am Main
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 508659


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