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Professorship (W2) of Economics with a particular focus on International Economic Policy
Published(1088 days ago)
Deadline for applications(1059 days ago)
Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau (TUAS)Wildau
The Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau (TUAS) is one of the leading academic
institutions in Brandenburg. Approximately 4,300 students are currently enrolled. The TUAS
Wildau is a university of short decision paths. The university management and professorial
staff work hand in hand in order to continuously develop the university. The equipment
for teaching and research is exemplary. Internationalism is a given. The easy access to
the German capital, Berlin, guarantees mobility and close proximity to business networks.
The scenic area provides an excellent quality of life amongst the lakes and heathlands of
We are looking to fill the position below at March 1st 2017 in the:
Faculty of Business, Computing and Law for the Business and Law degree
Professor (Pay group: W2 BBesO)
of Economics with a particular focus on International Economic Policy
(reference number ÜLMLL2/WR4)
The successful candidate will teach the subject at bachelor‘s and master‘s level course and
undertake applied research and knowledge transfer according to the profile of the Technical
University of Applied Sciences Wildau [TUAS].
We are looking for a person who has a relevant PhD or proof of comparable academic
achievements. The successful candidate should be able to teach economics with a focus on
"International Economic Policy" in the degree courses of Business Administration, European
Management and Business and Law (both at a Bachelor and Master level) in the Faculty of
Business, Computing and Law at the TUAS Wildau.
The successful candidate will also be expected to teach core subjects in related fields.
This also includes taking on courses from other degree programmes within the faculty.
Another requirement is the ability to teach in English as well as to teach on part-time courses
and to develop online learning programmes.
We are looking for a person who has acquired practical experience supported by relevant
teaching and research activities and can plan and carry out the above mentioned courses to
a high degree of didactic competence.
The successful candidate will provide vocational and practical teaching and develop positive
professional relationships with students and all other partners.
The Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau aims to strengthen its international
and interdisciplinary profile in both teaching and research so therefore appropriate work
experience as well as an established international network is called for.
The TUAS Wildau also attaches great importance to practice-oriented research and
knowledge transfer by professors. Associated research and recognized publications and
the development of contacts with external regional and national partners are therefore highly
A willingness to participate in education reform processes and in the university‘s selfadministration
committees is required.
The professorship is initially limited to five years as a public-sector employee. A new
limited or unlimited appointment is possible depending on budgetary requirements and the
development plans of the university without initiating a new application process. In the case
of an unlimited appointment, a permanent appointment is possible.
In addition to general employment law provisions, this post is subject to the following
requirements under § 41 BbgHG:
A completed university degree
The special aptitude for academic work, usually demonstrated by a qualified doctorate
with good results
Special achievements in the application or development of academic knowledge and
methods in at least three years relevant professional experience, at least two years of
which must have been gained outside the higher education sector.
The employment status is according to § 43 BbgHG. Severely disabled applicants will be
preferred in cases of equally qualified applicants. The TUAS Wildau strives to increase the
proportion of qualified women scientists and encourages qualified women candidates to
The Technical University of Wildau is certified as a family-friendly
university. The professorship can also be appointed as a part-time
Applications with the standard documents should be sent by September 30th, 2016 and addressed to the:
Präsidenten der Technischen Hochschule Wildau
Hochschulring 1, 15745 Wildau