Psychologist (m/f/d) especially with teaching tasks
University Medical Center Göttingen

The Institute for Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology of the University Medical Center Göttingen seeks:


Psychologist (m/f/d) especially with teaching tasks


available for 2 years, a prolongation is available, full-time | salary according to TV-L


The University Medical Center Göttingen is a tertiary care center and offers great development potential. Its 7,900 employees work in over 65 departments and facilities to provide top-quality patient care, excellent research and modern teaching. Göttingen, “City of Science”, located near the center of Germany, the University Medical Center Göttingen is embedded in the city’s attractive network of scientific research facilities.


We seek a psychologist teaching especially the pre-clinical teaching curriculum in the field of "Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology" and for research on quality of life and other outcomes after traumatic brain injury.


Your tasks:

  • teaching and teaching organization in medical psychology and medical sociology, preparation of expert reports etc.
  • research on quality of life and other outcomes after TBI in children and adults


Your profile:

  • doctorate in psychology, (possibly sociology or medicine)
  • proven teaching experience
  • project / study management experience as well as own record of publication
  • sound psychometric knowledge (for example in questionnaire development) and in handling large data volumes
  • sound statistical biometric knowledge
  • enjoy interacting with students and developing innovative didactic concepts
  • for this job excellent command of the German and English language in word and writing is necessary


Our range:

  • opportunity to participate in third-party funded projects (medical and psychosocial outcome research, especially in children and adolescents and adults after traumatic brain injury) such as QOLIBRI and Center TBI
  • you become part of a dedicated team of psychologists, sociologists and statisticians
  • comprehensive education and training
  • health and sports promoted through excellent workplace health management
  • remuneration according to the collective agreement for the civil service of the Länder (TV-L) including social benefits of the civil service including supplementary benefits


Men are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities and equal qualifications will be given preferential treatment.

We look forward to receiving your application by January 6, 2020:


University Medical Center Göttingen

Institute of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology

Prof. Dr. Nicole von Steinbüchel

Head of Institute

Waldweg 37, Eingang A

37073 Göttingen

Phone: 0551/39-8192
Fax: 0551/39-8194


Please send your application via e-mail in PDF-format or via mail in copy and not in folders.


Travel and application fees cannot be refunded or transferred.

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