Vacancy ID: 222/2022
Closing date: 2022-07-31
Friedrich Schiller University is a traditional university with a strong research profile rooted in the heart of Germany. As a university covering all disciplines, it offers a wide range of subjects. Its research is focused on the areas Light—Life—Liberty. It is closely networked with non-research institutions, research companies and renowned cultural institutions. With around 18,000 students and more than 8,600 employees, the university plays a major role in shaping Jena’s character as a cosmopolitan and future-oriented city.
The Institute of Geography at the Faculty of Chemistry and Earth Sciences of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena seeks to fill the position of a
starting October, 1st 2022.
The position is assigned to the Junior Professorship for Social Geography (Prof. Dr. Simon Runkel). The research of the workgroup Social Geography is interested in current aspects of societal, demographic and global change from a spatial perspective.
The position is based on a fixed-term contract (3 years). This position is a part-time position with 50% of a full-time employment (20h/week). Persons with disabilities with equal qualifications and aptitude are given preferential consideration.
Applications should include all relevant documents (CV, copies of certificates etc.), a short exposé on the applicant’s research interests (one page) and a short proposal on how to innovate digital teaching at the university (one page). Applications with reference to the registration number 222/2022 need to be submitted in electronic form (one PDF document) to Prof. Simon Runkel by email (email@example.com) no later than July, 31th 2022. Selected applicants will be invited to a personal or digital recruitment meeting taking place in August 2022.
Prof. Dr. Simon Runkel
Institut für Geographie
Juniorprofessur für Sozialgeographie