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Professorship (W2) in General Business Administration / Marketing
Published(283 days ago)
Deadline for applications(254 days ago)
Reference No.: 111/2017
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences offers a range of engineering,
economics, health and human sciences courses to over 6,200 students across two sites.
As a family-friendly university on a green campus that is one of the loveliest in Germany,
we offer attractive working conditions. Magdeburg, the City on the Elbe and once an
imperial residence, has always appealed to creative minds from the sciences, culture and
politics. This is equally true of our second location: the Hanseatic town of Stendal, the
birthplace of Winckelmann and the capital of Brick Gothic.
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences is seeking to fill, at the earliest
opportunity, the following post in the Department of Economics at its Stendal site:
W2 Professorship in General
The candidate will be a committed, experienced person who can handle the basics of
the tender area in the bachelor's and master's courses in the Department of Economics
and can cover a number of the following specialisations on an application and researchoriented
Basics of Marketing
Basics of General Business Administration
The future holder of the position must be able to evidence extensive skills and
professional success in some specialisations and in research. As well as a reputation in
the field, further desirable skills include excellent teaching skills, university-level teaching
expertise, acquiring third-party funding, international visibility in research, experience
in academic self-administration and other non-subject-specific skills. The organisational
skills to design and support a course of study are also expected.
As its top position in the current CHE ranking proves, the Department of Economics
has an excellent regional network of companies and institutions in Saxony-Anhalt and
an international direction. We therefore expect the establishment and maintenance
of regional and national relationships, teaching content in English, commitment to
our vocational and continuous professional development courses and promotion of
interdisciplinary and intercultural teamwork.
General Conditions of Employment:
The conditions of employment for professors are contained in § 35 of the Higher
Education Act of Saxony-Anhalt (HSG LSA) dated 05.05.2004 and most recently
amended by the Act Amending the Provisions of Higher Education Law dated 26.07.2010
(official gazette 19/2010).
The ability to conduct scientific work must have been demonstrated by the conferral
of a doctorate. In particular, for professors in universities of applied sciences, it is the
case that in accordance with § 35 para. 2 no. 4b (HSG LSA), specific achievements in
the application or development of scientific knowledge and methods must have been
demonstrated in professional practice of several years' duration, of which at least
three years must have been outside the higher education sphere. Remuneration is in
accordance with W2 of Remuneration Order W from the Act Reforming Remuneration
Law in the State of Saxony-Anhalt (BesNeuRG LSA, official gazette 04/2011) as amended.
A further requirement is that professors should be prepared to take on teaching
responsibilities in their subject area on other courses at the university. A commitment
to technology and knowledge transfer and university self-governance is also expected.
Professors should be prepared to reside within the university catchment area.
Subject to fulfilment of the requirements, the successful candidate would be appointed
to the rank of civil servant with unlimited tenure or alternatively to an unlimited
employment relationship under private law, in accordance with § 38 para. 1 line 9 HSG
Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences is seeking to increase the proportion
of women among its scientific personnel and therefore expressly encourages qualified
women to apply. In the event of equal professional suitability and achievements, severely
disabled persons take precedence over applicants who are not granted preferential
status by law.
Should you have any questions regarding the advertised post, please contact the Dean
of the Department of Economics, Professor Dr. Burkhard von Velsen-Zerweck by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or by dialling the phone no.: +49 (0)3931-2187 4818.
Please submit your application with a CV, evidence of your teaching activities (including
evaluations), a list of publications and the full text of a maximum of three academic
articles of your choosing which relate to the subject.
Please send your application by e-mail only (one document in PDF format, max. 10 MB)
quoting reference number 111/2017 by no later than December 7th, 2017 at:
39011 Magdeburg, Germany