Job advertisement University Jena: Research Associate in Adult Education

Research Associate in Adult Education

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The Chair of Adult Education focuses on research and teaching upon understanding the conditions,
processes and consequences of learning and educational processes in post-compulsory training and
education with the aim of development of scientifically tested didactic methods and continuing
education programmes


Your responsibilities:

    • Providing teaching for 2 semester hours is a part of your task field
    • You will work on your own academic qualification project (your Doctoral dissertation or Habilitation)
    • You will support us in all research project activities
    • You will be involved in the administration of the professorship

Your profile:

    • We expect a successfully completed academic university degree in Educational science (with a focus on Adult education/Continuing education), in Social science disciplines or in Human resource development for your Doctoral dissertation
    • A prerequisite for a Habilitation is completing a Doctoral dissertation
    • You have very good knowledge of research methods and possess analytical and presentation skills
    • We expect a very good command of German and English