Professorship (W2) for "English subject pedagogy with a focus on Anglophone literatures, cultures and media."
Technische Universität Braunschweig
With 17,800 students and 3,800 staff members, Technische
Universität Braunschweig is the largest Institute of
Technology in Northern Germany. It stands for a strategic and
achievement-oriented way of thinking and acting, relevant
research, exceptional teaching and the successful transfer of
knowledge and technologies to industry and society. We
consistently advocate family friendliness and equal
We focus our research on mobility, infections and therapeutics,
metrology, and future city. Our core disciplines include a
comprehensive engineering branch and a strong natural sciences
branch, closely linked with business sciences, social sciences,
humanities and educational sciences.
Our campus is located at the heart of one of Europe's most
active research regions. We cooperate closely and successfully
with more than 20 research institutions right on our doorstep
and maintain strong relationships with our partner universities
all over the world.
Faculty of Humanities and Education
Institute of English and American Studies
We offer a
"English subject pedagogy with a focus on Anglophone
literatures, cultures and media."
Salary-Gr. W 2
The earliest appointment is possible from
We are looking for someone to cover the entire spectrum of
English subject pedagogy in teaching and research, with a
special focus on teaching and researching literature, culture
Internationally visible research
Experience in securing and willingness to secure third-party
Demonstrable experience in teaching English language
university courses on English subject pedagogy in the relevant
Desire and ability to engage in interdisciplinary
collaboration within the institute and faculty of the TU
Braunschweig as well as with extramural research institutions
Active participation in academic self-administration as well
as in scientific organisations
Supporting junior researchers
Requirements, § 25 NHG
Completed university studies
Proof of pedagogic-didactic suitability
Experience in empirical research or at least three years of
suitable experience in a pedagogy setting
Exceptional ability to engage in extensive, independent
scientific research, which â€“ as a rule â€“ is proven by an
outstanding PhD, and
Relevant postdoctoral qualification (Habilitation or
At TU Braunschweig we aim to increase the share of women in
academic positions and therefore particularly welcome
applications from women. Where candidates have equivalent
qualifications, preference will be given to female candidates.
Where candidates have the same qualifications, preference will
be given to disabled candidates.
Applications from international scientists are welcome.
It is a permanent full-time position. A part-time appointment
may be possible on request.
Applicants who are 50 years or older at the time the appointment
commences and who have not acquired permanent civil servant
status (Beamtenverhältnis auf Lebenszeit) will be employed
with employee status (Angestelltenverhältnis).
Deadline for application
The application deadline is 2022-10-15.