Professor (W2) of Educational Psychology with a focus on learning and developmental disorders (f/m/d)
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt
Goethe University Frankfurt am Main invites applications for the position of
Professor (W2) of Educational Psychology
with a focus on learning and developmental disorders
in the Institute of Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology and Sports Sciences. This civil servant or public employee position will start as soon as possible.
The professorship will focus on research and teaching in the area of learning disorders and developmental disorders at the Institute of Psychology in the Department of Educational Psychology. 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. The professorship is also involved in teacher training; experience and concepts for teaching subject content in schools are welcome. It is expected that the candidate takes responsibilities at the Kompetenzzentrum Schulpsychologie Hessen (Competence Center for School Psychology Hessen,
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.
The Department of Psychology embraces the values of open science and strives for transparent, open, and reproducible research. Applicants are asked to describe in what way they already pursued and plan to pursue these goals.
The formal hiring requirements are defined in sections 67, and 68 of the Hessian Higher Education Act (Hessisches Hochschulgesetz).
Goethe University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion. In particular, we are welcoming applications by qualified women and people with a migrant background. At Goethe University, a special emphasis is placed on creating and sustaining a family-friendly work and research environment. Where applicants are otherwise equally qualified, preference is given to candidates with disabilities or equivalent. The same applies to women in fields in which they are under-represented.
To apply, please send a CV, a list of publications, an overview of third-party funding, overview of your research and teaching activities as well as transcripts and course evaluations as a single PDF document by 15 August 2022 to 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, e-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Regina Vollmeyer at
R.Vollmeyer@paed.psych.uni-frankfurt.de. Further information about the appointment process, the legal framework and data protection: