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Tenure-Track-Professorship (f/m/d) (W1 with Tenure-Track to W2)

The University of Bremen is a highly innovative research institution. Especially for junior researchers, this results in a multi-faceted research and teaching environment with plannable and transparent career paths. As part of the federal-state-program for the promotion of junior scientists, the following position is vacant at the Faculty 11 Human and Health Sciences at the earliest possible date and subject to regulatory approval

Tenure Track Professorship (f/m/d) (W1 with tenure track after W2)
initially as a fixed term position on civil servant conditions
in the work field

Nursing Science with a focus on implementation and evaluation (position number JP 086/19)

For the professorship, we are looking for a person who, due to her previous achievements, reveals great potential for a researcher's career. The professorship is initially tendered for a period of three years. After an intermediate evaluation with an orienting character, it will be extended for another three years. Assuming a positive evaluation after six years at the latest, it will be transferred into a lifetime professorship (W2). In order to distinguish itself scientifically, a graduated entry into teaching activities for junior professors is guaranteed.

The University of Bremen has defined Health Sciences as one of six interdisciplinary high profile areas and offers a dynamic nursing- and health science research environment. The professorship "Nursing Science with a focus on implementation and evaluation" is located at the Institute for Public Health and Nursing Research (IPP) of the University of Bremen.

The position holder should represent the area of nursing science with a focus on implementation and evaluation in research and teaching. Moreover, the job holder should strengthen the research profile in the nursing and health sciences.

He / she will be obliged to teach in particular in the BA/MA courses in nursing- but also in the health sciences of the faculty and to participate in the conceptual further development of study programs.

A pertinent university degree including a relevant doctorate degree with good or very good results and furthermore first experiences of independent research and teaching, pedagogical suitability as well as the capability to teach in German from the beginning are employment requirements. We are looking for a candidate with broad theoretical and empirical knowledge of Nursing Science, in particular of Implementation Sciences and Evaluation. Additionally, excellent knowledge in empirical nursing research, if possible both quantitative and qualitative methods, is expected. The willingness to further education in higher education, experience in self-administration, consideration of gender and diversity aspects as well as international experiences and cooperation are desired.

Appointments are based on §§ 18 and 18a BremHG and §117 BremBG. Applicants who have already earned their PhD in Bremen should have changed their university after completing a doctorate or have worked for at least two years outside the University of Bremen. Regardless of the temporal distance to the doctorate, previous doctoral and employment phases at German universities or state-funded or state-subsidized research institutions should not exceed in total more than six years.

In addition to a pleasant cooperative working atmosphere, the University of Bremen offers a dynamic scientific environment in which both subject-related and interdisciplinary cooperation can take place. Particularly noteworthy is the cooperation with the University of Oldenburg and the research network of the Leibniz Science Campus "Leibniz Campus Digital Public Health". Furthermore, active participation in internationalization and international networking, as well as the willingness to acquire third-party funds for research projects and participation in current collaborative care and health research initiatives are expected, for example within the framework of our high-profile area.

The university offers a variety of services that support newly appointed professors, such as the Welcome Center, childcare and dual career opportunities, as well as staff development and further education opportunities.

The University is committed to a policy of providing equal employment opportunities for both men and women alike, and therefore strongly encourages women to apply for the positions offered. Applicants with disabilities will be considered preferentially in case of equal qualifications and aptitudes. The University of Bremen explicitly invites individuals with migration backgrounds to apply. Applications from researchers with a migration background as well as international applications are explicitly welcomed. Severely handicapped applicants are given priority with essentially the same professional and personal suitability.

Applications should include curriculum vitae (including copies of certificates), proof of research and teaching activities (eg list of publications, project (management) experience, teaching evaluations) as well as a research and teaching concept (in a pdf-file) and have to be sent together with three publications (in three separate pdf- Files) and quoting the reference number until 31 October 2019 to:

Universität Bremen
Fachbereich 11
Postfach 330440
28334 Bremen

Further information: Prof. Dr. Stefan Görres (Dean) sgoerresprotect me ?!uni-bremenprotect me ?!.de. Further details on appointment procedures at the University of Bremen can be found at: und zu Tenure-Track Professuren unter



Created on 06.09.19 by Alexandra Gutherz