"Education is the key to the world" is the motto of the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences (Frankfurt UAS). Internationality, diversity and social responsibility are our values.
Ours is an institution dedicated to lifelong learning and an innovative research and development partner in the region. Our more than 16.000 students and 900 employees in teaching, research and central administration are responsible of it.
We are looking for candidates with an outstanding PhD (or similar proof
of qualification in the field of Midwifery) who would like to contribute their extensive practical experience in the professional world to teaching and reasearch at our university.
The cornerstones of our educational institution are practical orientation, interdisciplinary training, internationality and regional integration. Excellent teaching and research are our aspirations.Teaching and researching at a dynamic university for applied sciences in
Faculty 4: Health and Social WorkThe Faculty of Health and Social Work at Frankfurt UAS is one of the largest of its field in Germany. It represents the entire breadth and depth of social work from the bachelor to the doctorate level, and has been a forerunner in bringing the health professions into the academic realm. Social responsibility and interdisciplinary work are key facets to all of our related projects and are just as important to us as the close link between science and practice.We are looking to fill the following position in Faculty 4: Health and Social Work
as soon as possible.
(W2 salary scale HBesG, Hessian Federal Civil Service Remuneration Act)
in the following subject area: Midwifery
Job advertisement number P15/2022
You represent the program "Midwifery B.Sc." and take on the following tasks and subject areas:
Representation of the field of midwifery in teaching and research, teaching of clinical-practical competencies for obstetric care in the study program midwifery both at the learning site university and in practice (university midwifery education), emphasis in the field of obstetric care and/or continuous support models is desired. Accompaniment of students at the place of learning practice, active participation in the development of cooperative relationships with the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University as well as the practice partners, development and maintenance of international relationships, participation in networking, willingness to initiate and participate in research projects as well as the development of a center for midwifery science.
In addition to the legal qualification requirements, we expect:
Completed midwifery training, professional experience in obstetric practice, completed health-related university studies, experience in training and teaching.
In addition to being assigned to the aforementioned faculty, the post holder will become a member of one or both of the following interdisciplinary organisational units, in which it is expected that they make a professional contribution as a member of the professorship: School of Personal Development and Education (ScoPE), which deals with the personal development of students and the specific didactics of a university of applied sciences, and/or the HoST, which strengthens interdisciplinary research as a research transfer center.
We expect our professors to:
• Be active members of our institution and to continuously support the students.
• Participate in introductory courses, i. e., teach subjects at an introductory level in all the faculty’s degrees.
• Have a predisposition and inclination to research and secure third-party funding.
• Show gender and diversity competence.
• Participate in the institution’s international activities, including teaching in English.
• Participate in the interdisciplinary Studium generale.
• Contribute to the institution’s offer regarding further education, lifelong learning and e-learning.
• Take on responsibility regarding academic self-administration.
• Be willing to pursue further training and professional development in their field of expertise and in higher education didactics.
• Cooperate with other educational institutions in the region.
• Show commitment and initiative as expected from a performance-related position.
This is a permanent position. The first appointment as a professor is as a public-service employee on probation or with an unlimited employment contract with a 3-year long probation period.
Further official duties and requirements are listed under §§ 67-69, 75 and 76 of the Hessian Higher Education Act, found in www.hmwk.hessen.de (only available in German).
The position is open to all persons, irrespective of gender. The Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences would like to increase the proportion of women in areas in which they are underrepresented and thus applications from women are particularly welcome and will be treated with priority of they have the same qualifications and as long as there are no clear reasons which make a fellow applicant more suitable. Preference will be given to severely disabled applicants if they can provide equal qualifications.
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Applications comprising all usual documents (including a list of publications, projects and a description of previous teaching and research activities) must be sent with reference to the job advertisement number by August 17, 2022 via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The President of the
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences,
Nibelungenplatz 1, 60318 Frankfurt am Main.