Angebot 414 von 476 vom 05.01.2023, 10:18


Bran­den­bur­gi­sche Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät Cott­bus-Senf­ten­berg - Fac­ulty of Social Work, Health Care and Music

Im Her­zen der Lau­sitz ver­bin­det die BTU her­aus­ra­gende inter­na­tio­nale For­schung mit zukunfts­ori­en­tier­ter Lehre. Sie leis­tet mit Wis­sens-, Tech­no­lo­gie­trans­fer und Wei­ter­bil­dung einen wich­ti­gen Bei­trag für Gesell­schaft, Kul­tur und Wirt­schaft. Als Tech­ni­sche Uni­ver­si­tät bie­tet die BTU ein bun­des­weit ein­zig­ar­ti­ges Lehr­kon­zept: Bei uns kön­nen Stu­di­en­gänge uni­ver­si­tär, fach­hoch­schu­lisch und dual stu­diert wer­den.

Pro­fess­or­ship Nurs­ing Sci­ence (W2)


Working field:

The pro­fess­or­ship is loc­ated at the Insti­tute for Health (IfG) at the Sen­ften­berg cam­pus of the BTU Cott­bus-Sen­ften­berg. The IfG ( was foun­ded in 2016 at the Sen­ften­berg cam­pus dur­ing a pro­gramme of struc­tural change in the region and endeav­ours to play a lead­ing role in health sci­ence rese­arch and in estab­lish­ing aca­demic edu­ca­tion for health pro­fes­sions. We are seek­ing someone with exper­i­ence in teach­ing and rese­arch in the field of nurs­ing sci­ence. What is expec­ted: will­ing­ness to net­work with the main rese­arch areas of the fac­ulty, to col­lab­or­ate in an inter­dis­cip­lin­ary man­ner, to par­ti­cip­ate in the pro­fes­sion­al­isa­tion of the health­care pro­fes­sions, to fur­ther deve­lop the IfG, and to work with com­mit­ment in aca­demic self-admin­is­tra­tion.

Assign­ments should pri­mar­ily be per­for­med at the bach­elor’s degree in nurs­ing sci­ence level, as well as in the mas­ter’s degree in voca­tio­nal edu­ca­tion for the health pro­fes­sions and in other plan­ned mas­ter’s degree pro­gram­mes at the Insti­tute for Health. The pro­fess­or­ship shall also be asso­ci­ated with man­aging a sep­ar­ate work area at the uni­ver­sity, the man­age­ment of the bach­elor's degree in nurs­ing sci­ence, and par­ti­cip­a­tion in the fur­ther estab­lish­ment of aca­dem­ic­ally trai­ned nurs­ing staff in the state of Bran­den­burg. In addi­tion, col­lab­or­a­tions with health care insti­tu­tions must also be fur­ther deve­lo­ped and main­tai­ned. The pos­i­tion appoin­tee shall also con­trib­ute, in par­tic­u­lar through rese­arch activ­it­ies and the pro­mo­tion of young sci­ent­ists, to the sci­ent­i­fic pro­fil­ing of the insti­tute and fur­ther devel­op­ment of the dis­cip­line of nurs­ing sci­ence.

Lec­tures are pri­mar­ily to be held in Ger­man, flu­ency in Eng­lish is expec­ted.

Other duties res­ult from the require­ments set by § 42 Bran­den­bur­gisches Hoch­schul­ge­setz (Hig­her Edu­ca­tion Act of the State of Bran­den­burg - BbgHG) in con­junc­tion with § 3 BbgHG.


The per­son to occupy the pos­i­tion should have the­or­et­ical and prac­tical skills in the field they are appoin­ted. This espe­cially inclu­des rese­arch, teach­ing, and advan­ced edu­ca­tion be gea­red towards the require­ments of health care and to sci­ent­i­fic find­ings in nurs­ing sci­ence and rela­ted sci­ences.

The can­did­ate for the pos­i­tion should pos­sess the fol­low­ing:
  • a com­ple­ted dip­loma or mas­ter’s degree in nurs­ing sci­ence, or a com­par­able course of study,
  • com­ple­ted voca­tio­nal train­ing in the nurs­ing pro­fes­sion,
  • a spe­cial apti­tude towards aca­demic work, which must nor­mally be pro­ven in the form of a com­ple­ted doc­tor­ate,
  • evid­ence of an apti­tude and suit­ab­il­ity for teach­ing,
  • spe­cial achieve­ments in the app­lic­a­tion or devel­op­ment of sci­ent­i­fic know­ledge and meth­ods in at least three years of pro­fes­sio­nal prac­tice, of which at least two years must have been spent out­side of the uni­ver­sity sec­tor
  • teach­ing and rese­arch activ­it­ies in the field of nurs­ing sci­ence as well as pub­lic­a­tions in rel­ev­ant and recog­nised spe­cial­ist journ­als,
  • a will­ing­ness to fur­ther deve­lop the edu­ca­tio­nal and rese­arch pro­file of the Insti­tute for Health.

Exper­i­ence in the acquis­i­tion and real­isa­tion of third-party fun­ded pro­jects is expec­ted. Fields of rese­arch should be rel­ev­ant for the DFG (Ger­man Rese­arch Found­a­tion) or sim­ilar inter­na­tio­nal rese­arch fund­ing organ­isa­tions.

Please refer to §§ 41 para­graph 1 no. 1 - 3 and 4b plus 43 BbgHG for pre­requis­ites and con­di­tions of employ­ment.

What we offer:

For fur­ther inform­a­tion, please con­tact Prof. Dr. Chris­tian Kop­kow, Tel. +49 (0)3573 85-741 / email:

BTU Cott­bus-Sen­ften­berg is com­mit­ted to equal oppor­tun­it­ies and diver­sity and stri­ves for a bal­anced gen­der ratio in all employee groups. Per­son with a severe dis­ab­il­ity and their equals are given pri­or­ity in the case of equal suit­ab­il­ity.
As a fam­ily-ori­ented Uni­ver­sity, BTU offers a Dual-Career-Ser­vices.

How to apply:

The applic­a­tion, includ­ing aca­demic cer­ti­fic­ates, cur­riculum vitae, a list of pub­lic­a­tions, as well as proof of teach­ing exper­i­ence, should be sent by e-mail in a single pdf file with a max. 7 MB until 02.02.2023 to:

Dean of the Fac­ulty of Social Work, Health Care and Music
BTU Cottbus - Sen­ften­berg, Post­fach 101344, 03013 Cottbus


When send­ing your applic­a­tion by unen­cryp­ted e-mail, please be aware of the risks regard­ing the con­fid­en­tially and integ­rity of your applic­a­tion con­tent and please also note the data pro-tec­tion inform­a­tion on the BTU web­site.