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Full Professor (W2) in Health Psychology
Published(1069 days ago)
Deadline for applications(1033 days ago)
RWTH Aachen UniversityAachen
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Please send a cover letter
stating research aims and a CV
to: Dekanin der Philosophischen
Fakultät der RWTH Aachen,
Prof. Dr. Christine Roll,
You can also send your application
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The deadline for applications is
October 21st 2016.
This position is also available as
part-time employment per request.
RWTH Aachen University is certified
as a family-friendly university
and offers a dual career program
for partner hiring. We particularly
welcome and encourage applications
from women, disabled
people and ethnic minority
groups, recognizing they are underrepresented
Aachen University. The principles
of fair and open competition
apply and appointments will be
made on merit
Full Professor (W2)
in Health Psychology Faculty of Arts and Humanities
We are seeking qualified applicants for teaching and research
in the area of health psychology. The starting date is 1st April
2017. The candidate is expected to teach in the fields of health
psychology, clinical psychology, and - depending on the
applicant´s focus of interest - in the fields of social psychology,
biological psychology or personality psychology. Possible areas
in research are, for example, vocational rehabilitation, stress
and strain, and health behavior. We expect a quantitative research
approach. Publications in international peer-reviewed
journals and prior experience of securing external research
funding are necessary. The candidate should be eager to make
a contribution to the RWTH Aachen University´s mission of an
"Integrated Technical University". Therefore, the position requires
the willingness not only to collaborate with colleagues
from psychology but also to work with colleagues from other
disciplines and faculties of the RWTH Aachen University. Experience
in interdisciplinary projects is highly desirable.
A Ph.D. degree is required; additionally, Habilitation (postdoctoral
lecturing qualification), an exemplary record of research
achievement as an assistant / an associate / a junior
professor or university researcher and/or an outstanding career
outside academia are highly desirable. Ability in and commitment
to teaching are essential. The application should include
supporting documents regarding success in teaching. German
is not necessary to begin but will be expected as a teaching language
within the first 5 years.
The application should be complemented by a short description
of the planned research program (ca. 2-3 pages) that shows
how it might be linked to the Institute of Psychology`s research
profile and how it could serve as a starting point for interdisciplinary
projects in collaboration with scientists from other faculties
at the RWTH Aachen University.
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