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Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Learning and Technology

15th Feb 2020

The Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences ( at ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-mentioned position.

Interactive and Digital Technology (IDT) has opened up new opportunities for formal and informal learning in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The successful candidate should have a solid background in the cognitive and behavioural sciences and contribute to a better understanding of how IDT supports and affects human functioning and learning. He or she is also expected to be familiar with a broad range of educational technologies, particularly those appropriate for STEM education at universities. At the assistant professor level, commitment to teaching and the ability to lead a research group are expected.

Assistant professorships have been established to promote the careers of younger scientists. ETH Zurich implements a tenure track system equivalent to other top international universities.

Please apply online:


Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of future research and teaching interests, and a description of the three most important achievements. The letter of application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof. Dr. Joël Mesot. The closing date for applications is 15 February 2020. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer, strives to increase the number of women professors, and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

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