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University Professorship (W2/W3) in Educational Science specializing in Pedagogical Guidance and Counselling
Published(283 days ago)
Deadline for applications(257 days ago)
Bielefeld University’s Faculty of Educational Science is seeking to
appoint as soon as possible a
University Professor (W2/W3) in
Educational Science specializing in
Pedagogical Guidance and Counselling
The successful applicant will represent the ’Pedagogical Guidance and
Counselling’ Working Group in both research and teaching (both academic
study and teacher training courses) and be responsible for:
Guidance and counselling based on educational science and the social
Formats, processes, and methods of guidance and counselling based
on professional practice and theory
Theory and history of pedagogical guidance and counselling
Research on clients of pedagogical guidance, counselling, and
The post holder is expected to have an educational science profile in
theory, research, and teaching and also be willing and committed to apply
for and manage projects with third-party funding.
The Faculty favours approaches to pedagogical guidance and counselling
that take age and gender issues into consideration.
The successful applicant is also expected to participate in the centres,
research networks, and further training courses that contribute to the
profile of the Faculty and the University and to collaborate in setting up a
new Centre for Quality Research at the Faculty of Educational Science.
Preconditions for the professorship are a university degree in a relevant
field, pedagogical aptitude, a doctorate, and further academic
achievements. These will be evaluated exclusively and comprehensively in
the appointment procedure (§ 36 Higher Education Act [HG]). Appointment
to a W2 or W3 professorship will depend on the applicant’s qualifications.
The Faculty expressly welcomes applications from appropriately qualified
severely disabled and disabled persons.
Bielefeld University has won several rewards for its successful
implementation of gender equality and is certified as a family-friendly
university. It welcomes applications from women. This applies particularly
to the academic domain as well as to engineering, computer science, and
the manual crafts sector. Applications are processed in line with the North
Rhine-Westphalian Equal Opportunities Act.
Applications should be submitted in the following form: letter of
application, curriculum vitae describing the academic career, a two-page
proposal for research and teaching in the advertised professorship, a
publication list highlighting the ten most important publications, a listing
of previous research activities and previous third-party-funded projects,
a list of the teaching courses given over the last five years, and any further
proofs of teaching qualifications. We initially request applicants not to
send any manuscripts or published articles.
Applications should be submitted before November 8th, 2017 to:
Dean of the Faculty of Educational Science
Postfach 10 01 31, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.uni-bielefeld.de
Please do not send application portfolios, and
submit your application by email. Do not send
any original documents because all application
papers will be destroyed at the end of the