The University About us...
The University of Luxembourg aspires to be a world-class research
university. It strives for excellence in both fundamental and applied
research, and in education. It drives innovation for society, has a high
proportion of graduate students, and intertwines research, teaching and
The University of Luxembourg has the profile of a research university with a
strong activity in research, a high proportion of doctoral candidates and
success in internationally competitive third-party funding, combined with
excellent research-driven teaching throughout the University. The University
has three missions: research, higher education and contribution to the social,
cultural and economic development of the country.
The Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences (FHSE) brings
together expertise from the humanities, linguistics, cognitive sciences,
social and educational sciences. People from across 20 disciplines are working
within the Faculty. Along with the disciplinary approach a very ambitious
interdisciplinary research culture has been developed.
The faculty's research and teaching focuses on social, economic, political and
educational issues with the common goal of contributing to an inclusive, open
and resourceful society. The FHSE offers four Bachelor and 15 Master degrees
and a doctoral school providing students with the necessary knowledge and
high-qualified skills to succeed in their future career.
The holder of this position will be a member of the Department of Behavioural
and Cognitive Sciences within the Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social
Sciences. She/he will excel in research in several of the following areas:
Internet- and mobile-based health interventions, with a particular focus
on the prevention and early intervention for mental disorders
Virtual reality methods in Clinical Psychology research
Ambulatory assessment, including psychophysiological methods
Health economic evaluations of psychological interventions
Other areas of neuroscience
The holder of this position will teach Clinical Psychology in the study
programmes in Psychology of the Faculty, notably in the Bachelor of Science in
Psychology, the Master of Science in Psychology: Psychological Intervention,
and the Master in Psychotherapy. In addition, she/he will be expected to
contribute to the curriculum in Medicine of the University.
What we expect from you…
PhD in Psychology;
At least 6 years of PostDoc experience;
A licence to practice Clinical Psychology/Psychotherapy is considered an
High-impact peer-reviewed publications record;
Experience in teaching at Bachelor and Master level; teaching medical
students is considered an asset;
Ability to work in a multilingual environment;
A strong commitment to interdisciplinarity in teaching and research;
Experience in managing external grant income and international
The University of Luxembourg is set in a multilingual context. The person
hired on this position must be proficient in English and either French or
German. The University encourages its staff to learn the other language and
provides access to language courses to this end.
Contract Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time 40.0 Hours per Week
Internal Title: Associate professor
Job Reference: UOL04956
How to apply...
Applications should be submitted online and include:
curriculum vitae including information on external research funding
copies of diplomas
list of publications
copies of recent publications (max. 5) relevant for the field in
list of courses taught
a list of three referees with their name, address and present position.
Please indicate their relationship to you.
We encourage early application. To ensure full consideration, candidates
should apply by 15.06.2022. Please apply formally through the HR system.
Applications by email will not be considered.
Applications should be addressed to Prof. Dr. Georg Mein, Dean of the Faculty
of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences. All applications will be handled
in the strictest confidence.
The University of Luxembourg is committed to achieving gender parity among its
academic staff and aims to eliminate obstacles to recruitment of female
professors and their career development. Should candidates present equivalent
CVs, preference will be given to female candidates in all departments where
gender parity is not yet achieved.
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunities employer.
Here's what awaits you at the University
Multilingual and international character. Modern institution with a
personal atmosphere. Staff coming from 90 countries. Member of the
“University of the Greater Region” (UniGR).
A modern and dynamic university. High-quality equipment. Close ties to
the business world and to the Luxembourg labour market. A unique urban
site with excellent infrastructure.
A partner for society and industry. Cooperation with European
institutions, innovative companies, the Financial Centre and with numerous
non-academic partners such as ministries, local governments, associations,
Find out more about the University
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