The Science Studies Group at the Department of Physics is dedicated to teaching and research in the field of Gender Studies in STEM and Science and Technology Studies (STS), including issues related to the physical sciences. As of April 1st 2021, a full-time position as Research Assistant (m/f/d) in Gender and Science Studies (PostDoc) is available. The position is fixed-term for 5 years until March 31th 2026.
Research Assistant (PostDoc) (m/f/d)
full-time job (part-time is possible)
limited to 31.03.2026
Entgeltgruppe 13 TV-L FU
Reference code: WissGeschSoz-1-2021-eng
The PostDoc-researcher on the newly created position will conduct research and will teach in the field of Gender Studies in STEM and Science Studies. Active contribution to the formation and advancement of the research group and its research program is expected, as well as acquisition of research funding. The position is aimed at the candidate’s further qualification (equivalent to German habilitation) and the development of the research profile.
A PhD is required, preferably on a topic in the field of Gender Studies in STEM, Science and Technology Studies (STS), or Sociology of Science.
In-depth knowledge and demonstrated research experience in the area of Gender Studies in STEM and/or Science and Technology Studies (STS) is expected;
Interest in research topics of Science and Technology Studies related to the physical sciences is welcomed;
Proficiencies and experiences in scholarly publishing;
Experience in the acquisition of external funding and in designing and conducting inter- and transdisciplinary empirical research;
Experience in research project management;
Skills and experience in interdisciplinary communication and in research and teaching collaborations at the interfaces with the natural sciences;
Teaching experience with students from the natural sciences;
Proficiency in English and ideally in German language;
All applications (including a complete CV (publications lists, lists of teaching experience, etc.) as well as a brief description of research interests and future research plans (max. 300 words)) quoting the reference code should be directed no later than April 12th, 2021 preferably electronically in one PDF-file to: Mrs. Prof. Dr. Martina Erlemann: email@example.com.
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Freie Universität Berlin
AG Erlemann / Science Studies
Mrs. Prof. Dr. Martina Erlemann
14195 Berlin (Dahlem)
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