Research Associate in Education
University of Münster, Department of Education

At the Institute for Educational Science of the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster the position is on 01.10.2019

a scientific assistant

the remuneration group 13 TV-L with 65% of regular working time (currently 39.83 hours per week) as a qualification (promotion) for a limited period of 3 years.


The position is based on the professorship for "International and Comparative Educational Science". The job holder carries out research-based courses amounting to 2 SWS per semester within the framework of educational BA and MA courses. In addition, this position includes the development and application of national and international research projects as well as the expectation to further qualify on this position (PhD). Doctoral candidates receive support tailored to their individual requirements and can also be supported by the Graduate School of the Institute of Educational Science.


Requirements and prerequisites
• a completed, above-average - in particular educational science - degree (diploma, master, teaching); 
• Great interest in questions of international and comparative research; 
• Experience in the use of qualitative and / or quantitative research methods; 
• very good (foreign) linguistic communication skills (oral and written); 
• very good organizational and conceptual skills.


Experience in the conception and execution of scientific research projects as well as previous knowledge in the field of International and Comparative Educational Science are desirable.


Application documents
Please submit the following application documents:

  • Letter of motivation, from which it becomes clear which technical, theoretical and / or methodical references to the position advertised here exist as well as which personal and scientific goals are pursued;
  • short Exposé (about 3-5 pages), in which a planned research project is outlined;
  • Tabular CV;
  • Study course;
  • Diploma (s), certificates of internships, etc.

The WWU Münster advocates gender justice and aims to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching. Applications from women are therefore expressly desired; Women are given preference for the same suitability, aptitude and professional performance, provided that no reasons prevail in the person of a competitor. Handicapped persons are preferentially employed with the same qualifications.


Your application should be addressed in electronic form (as a cohesive PDF file) to 07.12.2018 Prof. Dr. Marcelo Parreira do Amaral, Georgskommende 33, 48143 Münster

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