Associate Professor of Social Innovation

University of Tartu Institute of Social Studies

Estonia

Institute of Social Studies

Deadline:

03.02.2022

Duties and responsibilities
  • Conducting lectures and seminars on topics related to social innovation at all levels of higher education.
  • Supervising master’s and doctoral students on topics related to social innovation.
  • Internationally recognised research in five years at least in the volume equivalent to that of one doctoral thesis.
  • Management of a research theme or research or development project in the field of social innovation.
  • Development of science collaboration within the University's different institutions and between other research and development institutions/universities in the world.
  • Collaboration with other organizations or networks working with social innovation.
  • Writing proposals and attracting additional funding on national and international levels.
Required qualifications
PhD or an equivalent qualification
 
Required experience
  • International-level research in the specialisation, the volume of which is equivalent to at least two doctoral theses.
  • Ongoing active engagement in research: internationally recognised research in the last five years at least in the volume equivalent to that of one doctoral thesis.
  • Experience in planning and conducting research, team or project management.
  • Competence of social scientific research methods to study social challenges and opportunities for social innovation.
  • Success in applying for research funding and performing RDC contracts in the last five years.
  • Previous teaching experience of areas related to social innovation.
  • Effective supervising of master’s and/or doctoral students.
  • Experience in creating study and teaching aids for institutions of higher education.
  • Knowledge of modern study aids, learning environments, learning methods and their development opportunities.
  • Participation in the international cooperation for social innovation.
Required language skills
Very good oral and written proficiency in Estonian. Good English skills are needed for communication in his/her field.

Starting at
01.09.2022
 
Workload
1,00
 
Salary
Remuneration based on UT salary rules.
 
Additional info
Margit Keller

e-mail: Margit.Keller [ät] ut.ee


In your application, please refer to Professorpositions.com

FACEBOOK
TWITTER
LINKEDIN

amsterdam uni

antwerp uni

cambridge uni

florida uni

hamburg uni

harvard uni

hiroshima uni

oslo uni

purdue uni

ryerson uni

shanghai jiao tong uni

stockholm uni