Professorship (W3) of Education, Area of Specialization: Education, Politics, Society
Published(19 days ago)
Deadline for applications(7 days left)
The Faculty of Education at Goethe-University Frankfurt, Institute
of General Education, invites applications for the following position
as civil servant or public employee, to commence on 01.10.2020:
Professorship (W3) of Education, Area of
Specialization: Education, Politics, Society
The successful applicant is expected to research and teach the
above-mentioned area of specialization of Education ( „Allgemeine
Erziehungswissenschaft") with a particular focus on Education,
Politics and Society from a theoretical and empirical perspective.
The excellent research record will demonstrate expertise in the
following thematic areas as well as in its educational challenges
The changing requirements and demands of „Education After
Auschwitz" to this day;
The change of processes that constitute educational orders and
arrangements with a particular emphasis on migration as well
(Citizenship) education and education/Bildung for democracy
in consideration of societal contradictions.
The successful candidate will cooperate with other research areas
at the Institute of General Education as well as university research
initiatives concerning societal transformations. The successful
candidate will manage the research center „NS Pädagogik" at the
Department of Education.
Teaching will focus on the bachelor and master programs at the
Department of Education as well as teacher education (Bildungswissenschaft).
The professorship is also involved in teacher
education; experience as well as educational conceptions in this
area are desirable.
The designated salary for the position is based on the German
university pay scale or equivalent. Goethe University is committed
to increasing the proportion of female faculty and therefore
especially encourages women to apply. Severely disabled applicants
with equal qualification and aptitude will be given preferential
consideration. For further information regarding the general conditions
for professorship appointments, please see:
Application from colleagues with proven excellence in research
and teaching, as well as with internationally visible research
achievements and the ability to represent the scientific discipline
of education in its entire breadth are invited. Moreover, academics
with relevant expertise from abroad are expressly encouraged to
apply for this position. Teaching is expected to take place in German.
If the required linguistic competence is not already fulfilled, then the
successful candidate would have two years to acquire the necessary
proficiency in German (written and verbal).
Please submit your application until October 30, 2019 in electronic
form. The application should include a curriculum vitae, official
transcripts, list of publications and a research profile, a record of
teaching activities as well as a teaching concept. Please send your
application to the following address: Dekanin des Fachbereichs
Erziehungswissenschaften der Goethe-Universität, email: