PhD Position in Educational Science

University of Zurich

PhD Position in Educational Science
At the University of Zurich, Institute of Education, Chair of Teaching and Educational Technology, we offer a part-time position (60 %) for a research assistant / PhD student, starting on 01.08.2024 or by appointment. The primary responsibility of the chair is to train secondary school teachers in planning and designing effective teaching and learning activities, with a particular focus on integrating digital technologies.

Your responsibilities

  • Participation in research projects
  • Preparation of a doctoral dissertation
  • Scientific publications and active participation in conferences
  • Teaching duties in upper secondary teacher education
  • Organizational activities

Your profile

  • Master's degree in Educational Science, Psychology and/or a teaching diploma
  • Willingness to write a doctoral dissertation in the research area of the chair
  • Excellent knowledge of empirical research methods and statistics
  • Proficiency in German and English
  • High motivation, flexibility and reliability; ability to work in a team

What we offer

We offer an interesting and challenging job in the stimulating environment of a dynamic team. The position is limited to 3 years, with options for extension. The employment conditions correspond to the university guidelines.

Place of work

Kantonsschulstrasse 3, Zürich, Switzerland

Start of employment

Employment start date is 01.08.2024. Please submit your application by 30.06.2024.