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Professorship (W3) in German Literature Didactics
Published(271 days ago)
Deadline for applications(243 days ago)
Freie Universität BerlinBerlin
Department of Philosophy and Humanities - Institute of
German and Dutch Languages and Literatures
Professorship in German Literature Didactics
salary grade W 3
reference code: Didaktik deutsche Literatur
The successful applicant will cover the area named above in research and
Appointment requirements are governed by Article 100 of the Berlin Higher
Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz, BerlHG).
The successful candidate will have a teaching degree in German (Master of
Education or equivalent degree). Additionally, three years of teaching experience
at schools and/or a PhD with a focus on the didactics of German as well as
research in German didactics in connection or collaboration with schools is
required. She or he will have a focus in the area of literature and media and/or
children's and youth literature. The selectee will have experience in university
teaching, and have a track record of excellent research focusing on the area
of German literature didactics, both preferably internationally. Additionally,
experience with externally funded research is required.
Apart from the official duties that the appointee has to fulfil in accordance with
Article 99 of the Berlin Higher Education Act in particular, the following activities
need to be fulfilled in addition:
The appointee will participate in the Dahlem School of Education (DSE) and
collaborate with all teacher training facilities of other departments of Freie
Universität Berlin. The professor will help foster the development and the
establishment of research alliances, and cooperate with colleagues of the
unit 'German as a second language' and the other foreign language didactics.
Gender and Diversity aspects need to be considered in teaching.
Applications should include a CV, copies of all certificates of academic
qualification, if applicable the letter of appointment (all documents in German
or English; please add the translations if needed), a list of publications,
information on teaching experience in schools, a list of courses previously
taught at universities, and evidence of teaching competence. Furthermore,
please include information on involvement in ongoing and future research
endeavors, joint research projects and externally funded projects, and if
necessary language certificates.
All materials including a private postal and an email address must be received
preferably electronically in one PDF file (maximum 5 MB), quoting the reference
code no later than December 21st, 2017 at