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Current status
of application

  • Appointment offer to the third-placed candidate (14.08.2019)
The Faculty of Psychology and Sports Science of Bielefeld University invites applications for a

Full Professorship (W3 - chair) for Differential Psychology, Personality Psychology and Psychological Diagnostics

to be filled as soon as possible.

The successful applicant will represent the fields of Personality Psychology, Individual Differences, and Psychological Assessment in teaching and research. He/she will have a strong profile in research and teaching in these fields, has an internationally visible track record using empirical research methods and has demonstrated the ability to secure third-party funding. He or she will contribute to at least one of the department’s interdisciplinary research foci, namely "Life Perspectives - Opportunities and Adversities (Life Chances)" and/or "Intelligent Interactive Systems (IIS)". Teaching will cover both BSc and MSc levels in Psychology. All applicants should demonstrate commitment to excellence in teaching Psychology both at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Employment prerequisites are: a university degree, evidence of teaching ability, specialized scientific expertise, in general documented by an excellent doctoral thesis, and additional scientific achievements which will be evaluated in the hiring procedure.

Applications should consist of a cover letter, a full CV specifying academic qualifications, a list of publications, including a separate list of the 10 most relevant publications, a list of successfully acquired third-party funding, teaching record and any additional evidence of teaching qualification as well as a letter describing the envisaged research and teaching program. Moreover, the application form should be completed (https://uni-bielefeld.de/psychologie/selbstauskunft-pers).
Please submit your application electronically as one PDF-file with documents in the above indicated order.

Applications from suitably qualified handicapped and severely handicapped persons are explicitly encouraged.

Bielefeld University has received several awards for its equal opportunities strategy and measures and has been certified as a family friendly university. Applications from women are appreciated. This especially applies to the scientific sector as well as to those of technology, IT and crafts. Applications are treated according to the regulations of the Landesgleichstellungsgesetz (North-Rhine-Westphalian Equal Opportunities Act).

Applications should be submitted by March 31st, 2018 to: