Professorship (W2) for the field Law in Social Work with a focus on counseling, legal assistance and crisis intervention law
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Frankfurt am Main
Teaching and research at a dynamic institution of higher education!
We are looking for persons, who would like to apply their extensive experience in their professional position in teaching and research at our institution of higher
education based on an above-average doctorate (or similar proof of qualification in the field architecture). Practical orientation, interdisciplinary training,
international orientation and regional integration mark our profile. Excellent teaching and research quality is our aspiration.Our Faculty 4: Health and Social Work
is looking for
(Salary grade W2 Hessian Salary Law (HBesG)) for the field
Law in Social Work
with a focus on counseling,
legal assistance and crisis intervention law
reference number: P15/2021
Start date: as soon as possible, by winter semester 2022/23 at the latest.
The applicant shall:
teach in the undergraduate programs of the department of social work;
be involved in the practical concentration of “Exclusion and Integration”;
strengthen the Master program in Psychosocial Counseling and Law.
In addition, we expect the following from all lecturers in the department of social work:
Familiarity with cross-cutting topics in social work
such as dis/ability, gender, interculturality, age or sexual orientation etc.
Your professional profile
A successfully completed first and second state examination in law (or a European equivalent according to the annex to § 1 EuRAG);
A qualified doctorate, preferably with relevance to social work;
Proof of at least five years of professional experience, including three years outside of academia, preferably in the field of legal and/or social counseling.
We expect from our professors:
High presence at the institution of higher education and intensive care of our students;
participation in basic training i.e. the representation of the relevant field in an introductory form in all degree courses of the faculty;
qualification and aptitude to research and successful acquisition of third party funding;
gender and diversity competence;
participation in international activities of the institution of higher education,
including teaching in the English language;
participation in the interdisciplinary Studium generale;
contributions to offers in continuing education, life-long learning and eLearning;
taking on responsibility in the frame of academic self-administration;
continuing education in the technical discipline and higher education didactics;
willingness to cooperate cross-regionally with other institutions of higher education in the region;
dedication and initiative in the frame of a service-oriented salary.
The hiring conditions are in accordance with §§ 61 and 62 of the Hessian Higher Education Act. This is a permanent contract.
The first appointment as a professor is first 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 §§ 61 - 63, 68 and 69 of the Hessian Higher Education Act from Dec 14, 2009 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 666),
last amended by law from Dec 18, 2017 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 221) – and can be viewed under
The Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences encourages applications from
women in order to elevate the employment share. Persons with disabilities are given preference in the frame of currently valid regulations.
Applications with supporting documents including e-copies of:
A teaching and research concept for the subject area of the advertised position, in particular prior teaching experiences, personal approach to teaching, methodology and research including a list of teaching and training assignments, course evaluations,
as well as a list of research collaborations and third-party funding etc.
Five recent publications that prove suitability for the advertised position.
are requested via email until October 1, 2021 including the reference number to: email@example.comPresident of the
Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Nibelungenplatz 1, D-60318 Frankfurt am Mainwww.frankfurt-university.de