U Education Schwäbisch Gmünd: Professor of Childhood and Youth (Germany)

“JobProfessorship for Empirical Research on Childhood and Youth with focus on Globalization and Intersectionality, University of Education Schwäbisch Gmünd, Baden Württemberg, Germany. Deadline: 23 February 2020.

This position features a limited overall duration of 6 years (4 + 2 years) and may be converted into a permanent W3 professorship in the event of a positive evaluation. The institution welcomes applications from outstanding junior academics with the potential to play a role in refining the research profile of international prominence at the University of Education Schwäbisch Gmünd.

Your tasks:

  • Research on childhood and youth with focus on globalization and intersectionality
  • Teaching of two courses/per semester (course duration: 90 min/week) in education with focus on empirical research in childhood and youth in English and/or German (incl. examination activities and supervision of students)
  • Contribution to international research alliances
  • Involvement in the department administration as well as in teaching and research administration