Lecturer/Advisor and Project Manager

Germany (DE)
Feb 15, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Experienced in teaching/ advising and project managment and dedicated to innovation in Higher Education, the job holder will play a central role in the Strategic Partnership CREATES: euroope-creates.eu

Leuphana University Lüneburg (foundation under public law), Studium Individuale, invites applications for a position as a Lecturer/Advisor and Project Manager (Wissenschaftliche/r Mitarbeiter/in) salary EG 13 TV-L, 75% starting as soon as possible, ending on 31. August 2020 (end of the funding period).

The Studium Individuale at Leuphana University is co-ordinating the Erasmus+ funded Strategic Partnership CREATES: http://europe-creates.eu/. The partnership advances an approach to HE that is characterised by active learning, engagement, co-creation and co-ownership of the students. Through close collaboration among the partners, it aims to make a substantive contribution to modernising Higher Education in Europe. We are looking for an academic with experience in project management as well as teaching/ advising to contribute to various dimensions of the Strategic Partnership:



- Significant contribution to one, or various, of the development teams (http://europe-creates.eu/)

- Implementation and testing (through teaching and/or advising) of the approach in the Studium Individuale

- Communication with project partners, the funding agency DAAD and third partners (including drafting of reports)

- Project website management and content development

- Support of the Steering Committee and the executive director

- Lead in conceptualising and organising project meetings and multiplier events/ conferences

- Working towards the sustainability of the partnership beyond the funding period



- A PhD in the Social Sciences or Humanities or Education

- Proven familiarity with and strong interest in innovation in Higher Education

- Proven experience in teaching and/or advising Strong managerial and team-working skills

- Professional communication skills

- Professional command of English, proven by extensive study or work-experience in English-speaking environments (at least for one year)


Leuphana University Lüneburg is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering heterogeneity among its staff. Disabled applicants with equal qualifications will be given priority consideration. We are looking forward to receiving your application. If you have questions about the position, please contact Dr Volker Balli: [email protected] Interviews are envisaged for 15./16. March. Please send your application - cover letter, a CV and copies of your degrees - preferably electronically (in a single pdf-file) or by mail by 4 March 2018 to:

Leuphana University

Lüneburg Personalservice - Corinna Schmidt

Subject: CREATES_2018

Universitätsallee 1 21335

Lüneburg Germany

[email protected]