Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research, Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences at Aarhus University invites applications for two temporary positions (for three years) in social science drug and alcohol research at Associate Professor level. The positions are to focus on young people and on drug use and on drug and alcohol treatment. The starting date is June 1st 2019 or soon thereafter subject to mutual agreement.
Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research (CRF) is an interdisciplinary social science research centre. The successful candidate holds a PhD within a social science discipline, such as anthropology, economy, political science, psychology or sociology, and has research experience within social science drug and alcohol research.
Applicants must possess research qualifications and teaching skills corresponding to those obtained after successful completion of a period of employment as an assistant professor, but equivalent academic qualifications may also be accepted.
For further information about the position, please contact center director Torsten Kolind, Tel.: +45 87 16 57 67, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or Head of department, Professor Jan Tønnesvang, phone +45 87 16 57 96, E-mail: email@example.com
If applicants need help uploading the application or have any questions about the recruitment process, please contact HR supporter Charlotte Zingenberg, Tel.: +45 87 16 53 62, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research, Bartholins Alle 10, DK-8000 Aarhus C or Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research, Artillerivej 90, 2, DK-2300 Copenhagen s. In connection with the employment, it is agreed, whether the place of employment will be in Aarhus or Copenhagen.
The Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences is one of six departments at Aarhus BSS, one of the four faculties at Aarhus University. Aarhus BSS unites the social science and business-related research fields and brings them closer together to reflect the close relationship between society and the business community. As part of a Top 100 university, Aarhus BSS - and specifically the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences – has achieved the distinguished AASCB, AMBA and EQUIS accreditations.
At the department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, we teach and conduct research into the most significant subject areas of psychology. The department employs around 45 academic staff members and 45–50 PhD students. Our researchers have a strong tradition for collaborating with Danish as well as international researchers from many different academic fields, such as health and psychiatry,education, pedagogic, linguistics, philosophy, religious studies, management, economics and neuroscience. We also increasingly focus on expanding our research and teaching to include subject areas such as orgizational development, management and human relations.
For more information about the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, please visit: http://psy.au.dk/en/
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The appointment is made in accordance with the Memorandum on Job Structure for Academic Staff at Danish Universities (in Danish) as well as the circular on the Collective Agreement for Academics Employed by the State (in Danish).
The job content and qualification requirements are described in further detail in the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities.
When you apply for this position it is mandatory to attach the following:
Materials which cannot be uploaded together with the application may be submitted in five copies to Aarhus BSS HR & PhD, Aarhus University, Tåsingegade 1, 2nd floor, DK-8000 Aarhus C.
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After the application deadline, an assessment committee is appointed. Please note that the assessment of applicants is based solely on the material received prior to the application deadline. For further information, see Guidelines for Assessment Committee, Aarhus BSS.
All interested candidates are encouraged to apply regardless of personal background.
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