Chair (W3) of General Education Science

Dresden (DE)
18 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Institute of Education at the Faculty of Education is seeking to fill the position of the

Chair (W3) of General Education Science

as soon as possible. 

The Chair of General Education Science is expected to represent the full range of general education science in teaching and research. The chair promotes the Faculty’s interconnected-ness by being significantly involved in teaching educational basics in teacher training pro-grammes for schools for general education, programmes for social education, social work and welfare science as well as teaching in further master programmes of the faculty.  In addition, the promotion of young researchers as well as an active involvement in the further development of study programmes is expected.

The duties include participation in academic self-administration. The skills for lecturing in the English language are required.

We are in search of a dedicated person with extensive experience in research including third-party funding and with expert knowledge in the independent implementation of research projects. Applicants must fulfil the employment qualification requirements of § 58 of the Act on the Autonomy of Institutions of Higher Education in the Free State of Saxony (Higher Education Act of the Free State of Saxony – SächsHSFG).

TU Dresden seeks to employ more female professors. Hence, we particularly encourage women to apply. Applications from disabled candidates or those with additional support needs are very welcome. The University is a certified family-friendly university and offers a dual career service. If you have any questions about these topics, please contact the Equal Opportunities Officer of the Faculty of Education (Mr. Christopher Dietrich, phone +49 351 463-36136)) or the Repre-sentative of Employees with Disabilities (Mrs. Birgit Kliemann, phone +49 351 463-33175).

Please send your application including a CV, a description of your scientific career, a list of publications and of teaching activities, results of teaching evaluations (preferably of the last three years), as well as a certified copy of your highest academic degree as one hard until February 1, 2018 (stamped arrival date of the university central mail service applies) to: TU Dresden, Fakultät Erziehungswissenschaften, Dekan, Herrn Prof. Dr. Friedrich Funke, 01062 Dresden, Germany and as electronic copy (CD, USB flash drive, or via the TU Dresden SecureMail Portal by sending it to

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