The job of a professor at a german HAW entails not only practically focused teaching, but also practice-oriented research. In some German states, it is possible to accumulate professional experience or finish a Ph.D. dissertation while also teaching university classes. Read on to learn more.
Junior professors are able to teach and conduct research independently. They no longer need a habilitation, the degree beyond a doctorate traditionally required for full professors in Germany. About requirements, responsibilities and salary.
Professors and junior professors in Germany are paid according to the W salary scale, with base pay varying among the states.