PHD Candidate and Research Assistant positions, Intercultural Communication and Business, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany. Deadline: 18 August 2022.
Founded in 1607, Justus Liebig University Giessen (JLU) is a research university rich in tradition. They are currently offering two part-time positions (50 %), for PhD Candidate and Research Assistant in the field of Intercultural Communication and Business. The position is to be filled on a fixed-term basis at the Chair of Intercultural Communication and Business, Department of English at the Faculty of Language, Literature, Culture. As long as the maximum permissible duration of a fixed-term contract is not exceeded, you will be employed for an initial period of 3 years. An extension for up to another 2 years is possible under the above-mentioned condition.
Applications from people with a strong international academic background are particularly encouraged.
Your tasks at a glance:
- Conduct research at the interface of two or more of the following areas: intercultural communication and education, intercultural/international management, HR development and organizational development, migration and integration, media innovation and social entrepreneurship – with a focus on China and Asia.
- Prepare and teach seminars and tutorials in undergraduate and graduate programs: teaching responsibilities – totaling two hours per week during each semester – include examination duties and student supervision
- Develop and conduct a PhD research project
- Assist the Chair with academic self-administration